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Total crime 47%
Violent crime 37%
Property crime 49%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used 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)1,317 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)238 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,079 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • South Jacksonville crime rates are 47% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in South Jacksonville are 37% lower than the national average
  • In South Jacksonville you have a 1 in 76 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • South Jacksonville is safer than 55% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in South Jacksonville has decreased by 4%

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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 421
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in South Jacksonville is 1 in 93
      The chance of being a victim of crime in South Jacksonville is 1 in 76

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Waverly, IL1,2220833833
      Winchester, IL1,6361999011,100
      Roodhouse, IL1,8592281,0361,265
      Ashland, IL1,2642542,1172,371
      Woodson, IL3455022,2772,779
      Arenzville, IL3825202,3602,880
      Franklin, IL4665362,4322,969
      South Jacksonville, IL3,2722381,0791,317

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Oak Point, TX3,271116660775
      Delta, OH3,2711551,0851,240
      Reno, TX3,2741841,0521,237
      Edcouch, TX3,270177737914
      Winnie, TX3,2702291,3081,537
      South Jacksonville, IL3,2722381,0791,317
      Source: The South Jacksonville, 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.