Annual Crime In Palmyra (2018)

Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePalmyra/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,580 (estimate)2,3372,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePalmyra/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a6.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a46.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a111.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a239.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)619 (estimate)404381
Burglaryn/an/an/a306.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a153.8228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,961 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Palmyra crime rates are 39% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Palmyra are 63% higher than the national average
  • In Palmyra you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Palmyra is safer than 12% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Palmyra has decreased by 6%

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Compare Palmyra, IL Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Palmyra (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Palmyra (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Palmyra

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Palmyra is 1 in 162
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Palmyra is 1 in 34
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Palmyra is 1 in 28

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

      Palmyra police department

      ItemPalmyraIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a30,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      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.

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      Auburn, IL5,00643149192
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      Woodson, IL3454982,3842,883
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      Palmyra, IL5796192,9613,580

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      Parkton, NC5794813,1753,656
      Dexter, GA5794733,7234,195
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      Palmyra, IL5796192,9613,580
      Source: The Palmyra, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.