Washington, IL Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
195
Total Crimes
1,154.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-53.40%
Below National Average
278 out of 572
In Illinois
3,824 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Washington, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Washington is 1,154.1 per 100,000 people. That's -53.40% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -48.79% lower than the Illinois total crime rate of 2,253.4 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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Washington SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Washington
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 195 1,154.1 2,253.4 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 1 5.9 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 17 100.6 254.0 250.2
Violent Crime 27 159.8 406.9 366.7
Burglary 19 112.4 271.7 340.5
Larceny 147 870.0 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 2 11.8 148.2 219.9
Property Crime 168 994.3 1,846.5 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Washington

27.0
Violent Crimes
159.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-56.42%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 625.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Washington each year. That compares to a 1 in 245.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Washington is 159.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -56.42% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -60.73% lower than the Illinois violent crime rate of 406.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Washington

168.0
Property Crimes
994.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-52.88%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 100.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Washington each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Washington is 994.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -52.88% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -46.15% lower than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,846.5 per 100,000 people.

Washington 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 Washington

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Peoria, IL 110,955 5,318 4,792.9 3,749.3 1,043.7
Pekin, IL 32,033 750 2,341.3 1,929.3 412.1
East Peoria, IL 22,454 479 2,133.3 1,821.5 311.7
Morton, IL 16,209 107 660.1 475.0 185.1
Bartonville, IL 6,137 201 3,275.2 2,916.7 358.5
Chillicothe, IL 6,071 68 1,120.1 708.3 411.8
Peoria Heights, IL 5,742 95 1,654.5 1,132.0 522.5
Eureka, IL 5,276 65 1,232.0 758.2 473.8
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