Glen Carbon, IL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Glen Carbon is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (75%) and also has a lower crime rate than 71% 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 144 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 40.

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 3213, 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 151.

Glen Carbon Crime Data

 

Crime Index

75

(100 is safest)


Safer than 75% of U.S. Cities

Glen Carbon Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

85

89

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.31

6.61

6.93

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.31
4.07
National Median: 4
    Glen Carbon
    Illinois

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,213

in Glen Carbon

1 in 246

in Illinois

Glen Carbon VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 12,850
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 4
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.31

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
6.61
18.46
National Median: 21
    Glen Carbon
    Illinois

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 151

in Glen Carbon

1 in 54

in Illinois

Glen Carbon Property CRIMES

Population: 12,850
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 8 69 8
Rate per 1,000 0.62 5.37 0.62

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Glen Carbon Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
9
31
National Median: 28.3
    Glen Carbon
    Illinois