Illinois
Crime






Crime Rates for Illinois

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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Illinois Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

51,561

233,984

285,545

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.07

18.46

22.53

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
4.07
National Median: 4
    Illinois

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 246

in Illinois

Illinois VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 12,671,821
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 832 6,078 12,464 32,187
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.48 0.98 2.54

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
18.46
National Median: 21
    Illinois

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 54

in Illinois

Illinois Property CRIMES

Population: 12,671,821
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 34,433 180,776 18,775
Rate per 1,000 2.72 14.27 1.48

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
31
National Median: 28.3
    Illinois