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Total crime 32%
Violent crime 23%
Property crime 42%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleVirden/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime103n/a (estimate)3,0901,9852,346
Murder0n/a0.09.16.5
Rape4n/a120.040.438.4
Robbery0n/a0.097.473.9
Assault6n/a180.0278.9279.7
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)300426388
Burglary15n/a450.0246.4314.2
Theft74n/a2,220.21,143.51,398.0
Vehicle theft4n/a120.0169.5246.0
Property crime93n/a (estimate)2,7901,5591,958

Key findings

  • Virden crime rates are 32% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Virden are 23% lower than the national average
  • In Virden you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Virden is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Virden has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Virden (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Virden

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Virden is 1 in 334
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Virden is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Virden is 1 in 33

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

      Virden police department

      ItemVirdenIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1030,690558,732
      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
      Raymond, IL867000
      Divernon, IL1,201000
      Auburn, IL5,0068664150
      Pawnee, IL2,738114227341
      Thayer, IL728152304456
      Chatham, IL12,56947703749
      Waverly, IL1,2220833833
      Virden, IL3,4883002,7903,090

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      St. Anthony, ID3,48828282310
      Heflin, AL3,4892771,3041,581
      Granger, WA3,4892242,0822,306
      Wildwood Lake, TN3,4863771,3961,773
      Combined Locks, WI3,486157721878
      Virden, IL3,4883002,7903,090
      Source: The Virden, 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.