Mason City, IL
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Mason City, IL crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Mason City is safer than 78% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Illinois, only on the order of 32% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Mason City. If you live in Mason City, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 121. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Mason City'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 Mason City is one in 545.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Mason City 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 Mason City than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 156.

Mason City Crime Data

 
Crime Index

78

(100 is safest)


Safer than 78% of U.S. Cities

Mason City Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

14

18

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.83

6.42

8.26

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mason City 1.83
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 545

in Mason City

1 in 261

in Illinois
Mason City VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 2,180
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
Mason City 6.42
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 156

in Mason City

1 in 50

in Illinois
Mason City Property CRIMES
Population: 2,180
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

Mason City Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mason City 18
Illinois 33

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