Carpentersville, IL
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Carpentersville, IL crime analytics


Carpentersville has an overall crime rate of 15 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 Carpentersville is 1 in 65. How does Carpentersville fare compared to other communities in Illinois of all population sizes? Carpentersville's crime rate is lower than approximately 35% of Illinois communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Carpentersville has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Carpentersville 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 Carpentersville 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 Carpentersville.

For Carpentersville, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Carpentersville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1100, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Carpentersville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Carpentersville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

49

(100 is safest)


Safer than 49% of U.S. Cities

Carpentersville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

35

557

592

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.91

14.46

15.37

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Carpentersville 0.91
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,100

in Carpentersville

1 in 261

in Illinois
Carpentersville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 38,512
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 22 9
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.10 0.57 0.23
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
Carpentersville 14.46
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 69

in Carpentersville

1 in 50

in Illinois
Carpentersville Property CRIMES
Population: 38,512
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 80 469 8
Rate per 1,000 2.08 12.18 0.21
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

Carpentersville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Carpentersville 73
Illinois 33