Crest Hill, IL
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Crest Hill, IL crime analytics


Crest Hill 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 Crest Hill is 1 in 71. How does Crest Hill fare compared to other communities in Illinois of all population sizes? Crest Hill's crime rate is lower than approximately 38% of Illinois communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Crest Hill'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 Crest Hill is one in 705.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Crest Hill; 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.

Crest Hill Crime Data

 

Crime Index

53

(100 is safest)


Safer than 53% of U.S. Cities

Crest Hill Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

30

269

299

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.42

12.72

14.14

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Crest Hill 1.42
Illinois 3.84

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 705

in Crest Hill

1 in 261

in Illinois

Crest Hill VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 21,153
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 6 12 11
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.28 0.57 0.52

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
Crest Hill 12.72
Illinois 19.89

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 79

in Crest Hill

1 in 50

in Illinois

Crest Hill Property CRIMES

Population: 21,153
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 92 163 14
Rate per 1,000 4.35 7.71 0.66

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

Crest Hill Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Crest Hill 33
Illinois 33