Bolingbrook, IL
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Bolingbrook, IL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Bolingbrook is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (64%) and also has a lower crime rate than 56% of the communities in Illinois, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Bolingbrook is one in 107 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 39. It is for these reasons that Bolingbrook is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Bolingbrook, and we found that the crime rate in Bolingbrook is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Bolingbrook is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Bolingbrook 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 Bolingbrook.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Bolingbrook'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 Bolingbrook is one in 671.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Bolingbrook is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Bolingbrook than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 127.

Bolingbrook Crime Data

 

Crime Index

64

(100 is safest)


Safer than 64% of U.S. Cities

Bolingbrook Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

112

592

704

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.49

7.87

9.36

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Bolingbrook 1.49
Illinois 4.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 671

in Bolingbrook

1 in 247

in Illinois

Bolingbrook VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 75,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 23 17 71
Rate per 1,000 0.01 0.31 0.23 0.94

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Bolingbrook 7.87
Illinois 19.33

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 127

in Bolingbrook

1 in 52

in Illinois

Bolingbrook Property CRIMES

Population: 75,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 60 477 55
Rate per 1,000 0.80 6.34 0.73

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Bolingbrook Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Bolingbrook 29
Illinois 33