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Total crime 51%
Violent crime 50%
Property crime 51%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMount Zion/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime71n/a (estimate)1,2242,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape6n/a103.548.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault5n/a86.2254.0250.2
Violent crime11n/a (estimate)190407379
Burglary9n/a155.2271.7340.5
Theft47n/a810.51,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft4n/a69.0148.2219.9
Property crime60n/a (estimate)1,0351,8472,110

Key findings

  • Mount Zion crime rates are 51% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mount Zion are 50% lower than the national average
  • In Mount Zion you have a 1 in 82 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mount Zion is safer than 60% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Mount Zion has increased by 27%

Mount Zion crime map

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The Mount Zion crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Mount Zion 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 Mount Zion crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Mount Zion (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Mount Zion, per 100,000 residents. In Mount Zion, the total number of daily crimes is 1.84 times less than the Illinois average and 2.03 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Mount Zion are 2.15 times less than the Illinois average and 2.00 times less than the national average. For property crime, Mount Zion has a daily crime rate that is 1.78 times less than the Illinois average and 2.04 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Mount Zion (higher is better)

      How safe is Mount Zion, Illinois compared to other cities in Illinois and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Mount Zion is safer than 44% of the cities in Illinois and 60% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Illinois and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Mount Zion. Overall, Mount Zion is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mount Zion

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mount Zion is 1 in 528
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mount Zion is 1 in 97
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mount Zion is 1 in 82
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Mount Zion, Illinois you have a 1 in 528 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 97 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 82 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Mount Zion.

      Year Over Year Crime In Mount Zion (per 100,000 people)

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Mount Zion, Illinois (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Mount Zion has increased by 121%, the amount of property crime in Mount Zion has increased by 18%, and the total amount of crime in Mount Zion has increased by 27% year over year.

      Mount Zion police department

      ItemMount ZionIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1230,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.63.3
      There are a total of 12 Mount Zion police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 22.3% less than the Illinois average and 36.7% 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Moweaqua, IL1,87405858
      Blue Mound, IL1,0870466466
      Warrensburg, IL1,365267356623
      Forsyth, IL3,421126570696
      Long Creek, IL1,508154699853
      Harristown, IL1,240180815995
      Bethany, IL1,275799541,033
      Mount Zion, IL5,8941901,0351,224

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Central City, KY5,8951571,5371,694
      Marion, VA5,8914294,0054,434
      North Hobbs, NM5,8995522,0642,616
      Crafton, PA5,8991942,7192,914
      Norwood, PA5,9002581,1841,442
      Mount Zion, IL5,8941901,0351,224
      Source: The Mount Zion, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.