F
Total crime 12%
Violent crime 45%
Property crime 5%
Find Homes Find Rentals
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMarion/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,621 (estimate)1,9852,346
Murdern/an/an/a9.16.5
Rapen/an/an/a40.438.4
Robberyn/an/an/a97.473.9
Assaultn/an/an/a278.9279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)563 (estimate)426388
Burglaryn/an/an/a246.4314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,143.51,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a169.5246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,059 (estimate)1,5591,958

Key findings

  • Marion crime rates are 12% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Marion are 45% higher than the national average
  • In Marion you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Marion is safer than 17% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Marion has decreased by 12%

Marion crime map

Lower crime         Higher crime No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Marion crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Marion as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Marion crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Marion

See all the best places to live around Marion

Compare Marion, IL Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Marion?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Marion?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Marion poll results

      Daily Crime In Marion (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Marion (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Marion

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Marion is 1 in 178
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Marion is 1 in 49
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Marion is 1 in 39

      Year Over Year Crime In Marion (per 100,000 people)

      Marion police department

      ItemMarionIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3930,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.32.63.3
      There are a total of 39 Marion police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 14.7% less than the Illinois average and 30.5% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Illinois

      StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
      Illinois32,213263266
      There are a total of 32,213 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 263 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 1% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hurst, IL7050253253
      Cambria, IL1,33778390468
      Royalton, IL1,124179538717
      Crainville, IL1,456169617786
      Goreville, IL1,178202740943
      Zeigler, IL1,7712378681,106
      Johnston City, IL3,5213211,1741,495
      Marion, IL17,7035632,0592,621

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Martha Lake, WA17,7032572,3872,644
      Tiffin, OH17,701461,3511,397
      Hannibal, MO17,7074575,2205,677
      Wahiawa, HI17,6962882,7363,024
      Glenvar Heights, FL17,687157722878
      Marion, IL17,7035632,0592,621
      Source: The Marion, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.