Reported Annual Crime In West Frankfort

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Frankfort/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime211n/a (estimate)2,6472,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Frankfort/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.85.3
Rape0n/a0.043.441.7
Robbery3n/a37.6137.298.0
Assault0n/a0.0250.4248.9
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)38439383
Burglary74n/a928.4339.5430.4
Theft122n/a1,530.61,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theft12n/a150.5163.1237.4
Property crime208n/a (estimate)2,6092,0112,362

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The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in West Frankfort, IL. The total number of reported crimes in West Frankfort, IL is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall West Frankfort, IL crime rate is 8% higher than the Illinois average and is 4% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, West Frankfort, IL has a violent crime rate that is 91% lower than the Illinois average and 90% lower than the national average. For property crime, West Frankfort, IL is 30% higher than the Illinois average and 10% higher than the national average.
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The West Frankfort crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in West Frankfort as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The West Frankfort crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in West Frankfort is 4% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.25 daily crimes that occur in West Frankfort.
  • West Frankfort is safer than 54% of the cities in the United States.
  • In West Frankfort you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in West Frankfort has increased by 29%.

Compare West Frankfort, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In West Frankfort (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in West Frankfort, IL for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Illinois as well as those across America as a whole. The West Frankfort, IL total amount of daily offenses is 1.08 times more than the Illinois average and 1.04 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in West Frankfort, IL is 11.66 times less than the Illinois average, and it is 10.17 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that West Frankfort, IL has a daily crime figure that is 1.30 times more than the Illinois average and 1.10 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is West Frankfort (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Illinois and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is West Frankfort, IL? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that West Frankfort, IL has been ranked safer than 37% of other cities in the state of Illinois. In addition, West Frankfort, IL is safer than 54% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Illinois and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than West Frankfort, IL. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that West Frankfort, IL is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Frankfort

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Frankfort is 1 in 2658
The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Frankfort is 1 in 39
The chance of being a victim of crime in West Frankfort is 1 in 38
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in West Frankfort, IL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In West Frankfort, IL you have a 1 in 2658 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of crime in West Frankfort, IL.

Year Over Year Crime In West Frankfort (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for West Frankfort, IL is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in West Frankfort, IL has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 52% in West Frankfort, IL, while property crimes in West Frankfort, IL have increased by 28%. Crimes in total for West Frankfort, IL have increased by 29% year over year.

West Frankfort police department

ItemWest FrankfortIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1730,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.63.3
There are a total of 17 West Frankfort police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 21.7% less than the Illinois average and 36.2% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Illinois

StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
Illinois26,115212222
There are a total of 26,115 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 212 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 5% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Royalton, IL1,12489267357
Crainville, IL1,456174796970
Carterville, IL5,7422378981,136
Energy, IL1,16601,1391,139
Christopher, IL2,9823289101,238
Cambria, IL1,3372281,0441,272
Zeigler, IL1,7712451,1201,365
West Frankfort, IL7,941382,6092,647

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Downingtown, PA7,9402282,3902,618
Carnegie, PA7,9442151,8352,050
West Long Branch, NJ7,947881,5231,611
Mahopac, NY7,9342349901,224
Maplewood, MO7,9484728,2758,747
West Frankfort, IL7,941382,6092,647
Source: The West Frankfort, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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