West Frankfort, IL Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
244
Total Crimes
3,080.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
19.94%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in West Frankfort, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in West Frankfort is 3,080.4 per 100,000 people. That's 19.94% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 31.81% 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.

West Frankfort SnackAbility

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

How Does West Frankfort Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
West Frankfort
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 244 3,080.4 2,337.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 2 25.2 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 239.7 246.8
Violent Crime 2 25.2 404.1 368.9
Burglary 95 1,199.3 306.7 376.0
Larceny 127 1,603.3 1,472.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 20 252.5 153.8 228.9
Property Crime 242 3,055.2 1,932.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In West Frankfort

2
Violent Crimes
25.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-93.16%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 3,960.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in West Frankfort each year. That compares to a 1 in 247.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in West Frankfort is 25.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -93.16% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -93.75% lower than the Illinois violent crime rate of 404.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In West Frankfort

242
Property Crimes
3,055.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
38.90%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 32.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in West Frankfort each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in West Frankfort is 3,055.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 38.90% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 58.07% higher than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,932.8 per 100,000 people.

West Frankfort 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 West Frankfort

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Herrin, IL 12,930 411 3,178.7 2,908.0 270.7
Carterville, IL 5,873 71 1,208.9 987.6 221.4
Du Quoin, IL 5,770 57 987.9 745.2 242.6
Christopher, IL 2,717 34 1,251.4 699.3 552.1
Johnston, SC 2,327 19 816.5 558.7 257.8
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