Olney, IL Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
416
Total Crimes
4,664.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
81.60%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Olney, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Olney is 4,664.2 per 100,000 people. That's 81.60% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 99.58% 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.

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Olney SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Olney
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 416 4,664.2 2,337.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 5 56.1 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 29 325.1 239.7 246.8
Violent Crime 45 504.5 404.1 368.9
Burglary 70 784.8 306.7 376.0
Larceny 289 3,240.3 1,472.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 12 134.5 153.8 228.9
Property Crime 371 4,159.7 1,932.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Olney

45
Violent Crimes
504.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
36.77%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 198.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Olney each year. That compares to a 1 in 247.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Olney is 504.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 36.77% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 24.85% higher than the Illinois violent crime rate of 404.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Olney

371
Property Crimes
4,159.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
89.12%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 24.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Olney each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Olney is 4,159.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 89.12% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 115.21% higher than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,932.8 per 100,000 people.

Olney Crime Compared To Illinois Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Olney

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Effingham, IL 12,624 383 3,033.9 2,693.3 340.6
Salem, IL 7,131 360 5,048.4 4,796.0 252.4
Mount Carmel, IL 6,931 140 2,019.9 1,774.6 245.3
Fairfield, IL 5,013 106 2,114.5 1,695.6 418.9
Flora, IL 4,856 104 2,141.7 1,997.5 144.2
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