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Total crime 48%
Violent crime 83%
Property crime 42%
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 peopleTaylorville/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime141n/a (estimate)1,3352,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape0n/a0.046.042.6
Robbery2n/a18.9111.586.2
Assault5n/a47.3239.7246.8
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)66404381
Burglary21n/a198.8306.7376.0
Theft107n/a1,012.81,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft6n/a56.8153.8228.9
Property crime134n/a (estimate)1,2681,9332,200

Key findings

  • Taylorville crime rates are 48% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Taylorville are 83% lower than the national average
  • In Taylorville you have a 1 in 75 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Taylorville is safer than 74% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Taylorville has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Taylorville (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Taylorville for every 100,000 residents. The Taylorville total amount of daily crime is 1.75 times less than the Illinois average and 1.93 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Taylorville, is 6.10 times less than the Illinois average, and it is 5.74 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Taylorville has a daily crime average that is 1.52 times less than the Illinois average and 1.73 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Taylorville (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Taylorville to every other city in Illinois, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Taylorville safe? The gauges above illustrate that Taylorville is safer than 59% of every city located within Illinois along with 74% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Illinois and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Taylorville, IL is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Taylorville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Taylorville is 1 in 1510
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Taylorville is 1 in 79
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Taylorville is 1 in 75
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Taylorville? If you reside in Taylorville, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1510. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 79 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Taylorville, is 1 in 75.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Taylorville, 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 Taylorville has increased by 78%, the amount of property crime in Taylorville has increased by 1%, and the total amount of crime in Taylorville has increased by 3% year over year.

      Taylorville police department

      ItemTaylorvilleIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2330,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.02.63.3
      There are a total of 23 Taylorville police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 22.9% less than the Illinois average and 37.3% 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
      Pawnee, IL2,73837037
      Stonington, IL9131160116
      Morrisonville, IL1,0550495495
      Rochester, IL3,68754482536
      Assumption, IL1,2281858311,016
      Blue Mound, IL1,0871989461,144
      Kincaid, IL1,6972861,2881,575
      Taylorville, IL11,081661,2681,335

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Smyrna, DE11,0814242,2732,697
      Lawrenceburg, KY11,081351,2481,283
      Viera East, FL11,0902691,5961,866
      Halfway, MD11,0726002,6013,201
      Loganville, GA11,0721302,6002,730
      Taylorville, IL11,081661,2681,335
      Source: The Taylorville, 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.