East Moline, IL
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The crime rate in East Moline is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 27 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in East Moline is 1 in 37. Based on FBI crime data, East Moline is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Illinois, East Moline has a crime rate that is higher than 85% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in East Moline compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared East Moline with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether East Moline's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how East Moline 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 East Moline.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in East Moline occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in East Moline; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 309. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that East Moline's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes East Moline a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in East Moline is one in 42.

East Moline Crime Data

 
Crime Index

23

(100 is safest)


Safer than 23% of U.S. Cities

East Moline Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

69

504

573

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.23

23.61

26.84

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
East Moline 3.23
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 309

in East Moline

1 in 261

in Illinois
East Moline VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 21,350
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 9 15 45
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.42 0.70 2.11
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
East Moline 23.61
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in East Moline

1 in 50

in Illinois
East Moline Property CRIMES
Population: 21,350
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 106 382 16
Rate per 1,000 4.96 17.89 0.75
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

East Moline Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
East Moline 39
Illinois 33