Batavia, IL
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Batavia has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Batavia is 1 in 70. How does Batavia fare compared to other communities in Illinois of all population sizes? Batavia's crime rate is lower than approximately 37% of Illinois communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Batavia has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Batavia is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Batavia does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Batavia.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Batavia's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Batavia is one in 946.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Batavia; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Batavia Crime Data

 
Crime Index

52

(100 is safest)


Safer than 52% of U.S. Cities

Batavia Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

28

352

380

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.06

13.29

14.34

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Batavia 1.06
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 946

in Batavia

1 in 261

in Illinois
Batavia VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 26,495
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 7 17
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.15 0.26 0.64
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Batavia 13.29
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 75

in Batavia

1 in 50

in Illinois
Batavia Property CRIMES
Population: 26,495
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 21 326 5
Rate per 1,000 0.79 12.30 0.19
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Batavia Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Batavia 39
Illinois 33