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Total crime 51%
Violent crime 36%
Property crime 53%
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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 peopleSouth Jacksonville/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,160 (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)249 (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)911 (estimate)1,5591,958

Key findings

  • South Jacksonville crime rates are 51% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in South Jacksonville are 36% lower than the national average
  • In South Jacksonville you have a 1 in 87 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • South Jacksonville is safer than 54% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in South Jacksonville has decreased by 12%

South Jacksonville crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In South Jacksonville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in South Jacksonville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in South Jacksonville is 1 in 402
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in South Jacksonville is 1 in 110
      The chance of being a victim of crime in South Jacksonville is 1 in 87

      Year Over Year Crime In South Jacksonville (per 100,000 people)

      South Jacksonville police department

      ItemSouth JacksonvilleIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)630,690558,732
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Waverly, IL1,2220833833
      Winchester, IL1,636208761969
      Roodhouse, IL1,8592398751,114
      Ashland, IL1,2642542,1172,371
      Woodson, IL3455251,9232,449
      Arenzville, IL3825451,9932,538
      Franklin, IL4665612,0542,616
      South Jacksonville, IL3,2722499111,160

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Delta, OH3,2711639761,140
      Oak Point, TX3,271123619743
      Edcouch, TX3,270177737914
      Winnie, TX3,2702441,2281,472
      Tomahawk, WI3,2701291,3501,479
      South Jacksonville, IL3,2722499111,160
      Source: The South Jacksonville, 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.