Glen Carbon, IL
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Glen Carbon, IL crime analytics


Glen Carbon is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (68%) and also has a lower crime rate than 54% of the communities in Illinois, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Glen Carbon is one in 96 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Glen Carbon has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Glen Carbon 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 Glen Carbon 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 Glen Carbon.

For Glen Carbon, 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 Glen Carbon than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 4322, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Glen Carbon is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Glen Carbon than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 98.

Glen Carbon Crime Data

 

Crime Index

68

(100 is safest)


Safer than 68% of U.S. Cities

Glen Carbon Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

132

135

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.23

10.18

10.41

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Glen Carbon 0.23
Illinois 3.84

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 4,322

in Glen Carbon

1 in 261

in Illinois

Glen Carbon VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 12,966
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.23

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
Glen Carbon 10.18
Illinois 19.89

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 98

in Glen Carbon

1 in 50

in Illinois

Glen Carbon Property CRIMES

Population: 12,966
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 10 119 3
Rate per 1,000 0.77 9.18 0.23

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

Glen Carbon Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Glen Carbon 13
Illinois 33