Fifth District Appellate Court
Criminal and Civil Caseload Statistics & Total Pending


Fifth District - Mt. Vernon

14th & Main Street
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 242-3120

John J. Flood, Clerk
Michael D. Greathouse, Research Director

District Population: 1,270,953

Civil & Criminal
Caseloads
Civil **
Filed
Civil **
Disposed
Criminal
Filed
Criminal
Disposed
2019 271 305 230 219
2018 271 249 221 241
2017 254 277 213 163
2016 331 306 199 185
2015 313 312 238 197
** Totals do not include Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission Cases
Source: 2019 Annual Report of the Supreme Court of Illinois
Total Pending Caseload*
All Case Categories
Pending
2019 704
2018 726
2017 720
2016 765
2015 717
* Beginning in 2017, totals do not include Illinois Worker’s Compensation Commission Cases
Source: 2019 Annual Report of the Supreme Court of Illinois