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Total crime 48%
Violent crime 65%
Property crime 45%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleQuincy/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,540n/a (estimate)3,8262,3372,580
Murder1n/a2.56.95.0
Rape51n/a126.746.042.6
Robbery14n/a34.8111.586.2
Assault186n/a462.1239.7246.8
Violent crime252n/a (estimate)626404381
Burglary216n/a536.7306.7376.0
Theft1,022n/a2,539.21,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft50n/a124.2153.8228.9
Property crime1,288n/a (estimate)3,2001,9332,200

Key findings

  • Quincy crime rates are 48% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Quincy are 65% higher than the national average
  • In Quincy you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Quincy is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Quincy has increased by 9%

Quincy crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Quincy (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Quincy, IL per 100,000 people. In Quincy, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.64 times more than the Illinois average and 1.48 times more than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Quincy is 1.55 times more than the Illinois average and 1.65 times more than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Quincy has a daily crime rate that is 1.66 times more than the Illinois average and 1.45 times more than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Quincy (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Quincy in comparison to other Illinois communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Quincy safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Quincy being safer than 5% of cities in Illinois and 11% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Illinois cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Quincy. In conclusion, Quincy ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Quincy

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Quincy is 1 in 160
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Quincy is 1 in 32
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Quincy is 1 in 27
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Quincy, Illinois? If you reside in Quincy, then there is a 1 in 160 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 32. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 27 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Quincy.

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

      Determining whether Quincy is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Quincy violent crime rates have increased by 9%. At the same time, property crime has increased by 9% year over year. Total crimes for Quincy has increased by 9% in the same time frame.

      Quincy police department

      ItemQuincyIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)8630,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.63.3
      There are a total of 86 Quincy police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.2% less than the Illinois average and 35% 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
      La Grange, MO919109546656
      Payson, IL1,2421989481,146
      Canton, MO2,5856421,9272,570
      Palmyra, MO3,620282,6402,668
      Ursa, IL6195232,5023,025
      Mendon, IL9355712,7303,301
      Liberty, IL5045862,8053,391
      Quincy, IL40,6896263,2003,826

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ormond Beach, FL40,6863023,1563,458
      North Fort Myers, FL40,6425443,2253,769
      Coppell, TX40,631711,2541,325
      The Colony, TX40,7572291,0921,320
      Sumter, SC40,7609174,6945,612
      Quincy, IL40,6896263,2003,826
      Source: The Quincy, 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.