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Crime rate in Swansea, Illinois (IL): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Swansea, IL compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Swansea, IL

The 2019 crime rate in Swansea, IL is 140 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.9 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 54.3% U.S. cities. The 2019 Swansea crime rate rose by 23% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Swansea has seen increasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Swansea, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Swansea:

140.3
Belleville:

346.7
Fairview Heights:

244.3
Shiloh:

97.9
O'Fallon:

131.9
Caseyville:

291.6
Centreville:

528.4
Alorton:

1,045.5
Millstadt:

141.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Swansea by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(16.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.2)
1
(7.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.4)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
8
(65.2)
3
(23.8)
6
(46.9)
13
(100.6)
2
(15.2)
3
(22.3)
8
(59.5)
4
(28.9)
5
(36.4)
6
(44.3)
13
(96.4)
2
(14.8)
7
(52.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
13
(105.9)
19
(151.0)
10
(78.2)
9
(69.6)
7
(53.3)
9
(66.8)
3
(22.3)
16
(115.8)
6
(43.7)
5
(36.9)
3
(22.2)
4
(29.6)
6
(44.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
21
(171.1)
7
(55.6)
19
(148.7)
17
(131.5)
4
(30.4)
3
(22.3)
4
(29.7)
7
(50.6)
8
(58.2)
8
(59.1)
9
(66.7)
7
(51.8)
7
(52.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
49
(399.2)
58
(461.0)
70
(547.7)
52
(402.3)
44
(334.8)
50
(371.2)
59
(438.8)
58
(419.7)
38
(276.5)
47
(347.3)
32
(237.3)
38
(281.4)
27
(201.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
321
(2,615)
308
(2,448)
282
(2,206)
208
(1,609)
187
(1,423)
209
(1,552)
205
(1,525)
209
(1,512)
157
(1,143)
203
(1,500)
130
(964.1)
145
(1,074)
174
(1,295)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
45
(366.6)
21
(166.9)
23
(180.0)
13
(100.6)
13
(98.9)
10
(74.2)
16
(119.0)
13
(94.1)
16
(116.4)
13
(96.1)
17
(126.1)
9
(66.6)
15
(111.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(15.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(14.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.2)
1
(7.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.4)
2
(14.8)
1
(7.4)
City-Data.com crime index312.6219.0231.8228.2122.5136.3161.5179.9142.8150.4162.4113.9140.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Swansea, Illinois as of February 25, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Swansea is 854 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Swansea:

100.5
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Swansea:

70.3
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Swansea:

140.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Swansea:

92.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Swansea:

101.9
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Swansea:

126.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Swansea:

85.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Swansea:

66.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Swansea:

57.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Swansea:

201.1
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Swansea:

160.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Swansea:

127.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Swansea:

236.3
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Swansea:

139.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Swansea:

158.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Swansea:

58.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Swansea:

62.4
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Swansea:

121.7
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Swansea:

119.9
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Swansea:

114.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Swansea:

158.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2014
Swansea:

129.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Swansea:

173.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Swansea:

181.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Swansea:

163.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Swansea:

152.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Swansea:

176.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Swansea:

246.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Swansea:

239.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Swansea:

265.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Swansea:

225.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Swansea:

169.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Swansea:

204.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Swansea:

220.3
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Illinois average:

2.31

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Illinois average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 25 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
Illinois average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 26 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 26 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 27 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 28 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 28 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 27 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 27 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 26 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Swansea, IL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 62226.