Golconda, IL
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Golconda, 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 8 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Golconda is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 79% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Golconda is one in 126. Compared to communities within Illinois, Golconda‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 70% of the state's cities and towns.

How does the crime rate in Golconda compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Golconda with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Golconda'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 Golconda 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 Golconda.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Golconda's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Golconda is one in 629.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Golconda 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 Golconda than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 157.

Golconda Crime Data

 

Crime Index

79

(100 is safest)


Safer than 79% of U.S. Cities

Golconda Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

4

5

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.59

6.36

7.95

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Golconda 1.59
Illinois 3.84

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 629

in Golconda

1 in 261

in Illinois

Golconda VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 629
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Golconda 6.36
Illinois 19.89

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 157

in Golconda

1 in 50

in Illinois

Golconda Property CRIMES

Population: 629
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Golconda Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Golconda 10
Illinois 33

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