Coal City, IL
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Coal City, IL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Coal City has an overall crime rate of 13 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Coal City is 1 in 76. How does Coal City fare compared to other communities in Illinois of all population sizes? Coal City's crime rate is lower than approximately 41% of Illinois communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Coal City has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Coal City is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Coal City does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Coal City.

For Coal City, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Coal City than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1372, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Coal City; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Coal City Crime Data

 

Crime Index

57

(100 is safest)


Safer than 57% of U.S. Cities

Coal City Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

68

72

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.73

12.39

13.12

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Coal City 0.73
Illinois 3.84

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,372

in Coal City

1 in 261

in Illinois

Coal City VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 5,489
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 4
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.73

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Coal City 12.39
Illinois 19.89

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 81

in Coal City

1 in 50

in Illinois

Coal City Property CRIMES

Population: 5,489
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 4 63 1
Rate per 1,000 0.73 11.48 0.18

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Coal City Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Coal City 14
Illinois 33

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