Metropolis, IL Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
392
Total Crimes
6,451.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
151.19%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Metropolis, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Metropolis is 6,451.6 per 100,000 people. That's 151.19% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 176.07% higher than the Illinois total crime rate of 2,337.0 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

Metropolis SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

How Does Metropolis Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Metropolis
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 392 6,451.6 2,337.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 2 32.9 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 24 395.0 239.7 246.8
Violent Crime 33 543.1 404.1 368.9
Burglary 68 1,119.2 306.7 376.0
Larceny 273 4,493.1 1,472.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 18 296.2 153.8 228.9
Property Crime 359 5,908.5 1,932.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Metropolis

33
Violent Crimes
543.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
47.23%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 184.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Metropolis each year. That compares to a 1 in 247.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Metropolis is 543.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 47.23% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 34.39% higher than the Illinois violent crime rate of 404.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Metropolis

359
Property Crimes
5,908.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
168.63%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 16.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Metropolis each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Metropolis is 5,908.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 168.63% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 205.69% higher than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,932.8 per 100,000 people.

Metropolis Crime Compared To Illinois Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Illinois.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.
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