Cicero, IL
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The crime rate in Cicero is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 22 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Cicero is 1 in 45. Based on FBI crime data, Cicero is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Illinois, Cicero has a crime rate that is higher than 79% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Cicero occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Cicero; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 439. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Cicero's rate for property crime is 20 per one thousand population. This makes Cicero a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Cicero is one in 50.

Cicero Crime Data

 
Crime Index

31

(100 is safest)


Safer than 31% of U.S. Cities

Cicero Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

191

1,669

1,860

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.28

19.90

22.17

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cicero 2.28
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 439

in Cicero

1 in 261

in Illinois
Cicero VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 83,886
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 12 86 91
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.14 1.03 1.08
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
Cicero 19.90
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 50

in Cicero

1 in 50

in Illinois
Cicero Property CRIMES
Population: 83,886
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 367 1,104 198
Rate per 1,000 4.37 13.16 2.36
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

Cicero Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Cicero 317
Illinois 33