Darien, IL
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Darien has an overall crime rate of 16 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 Darien is 1 in 63. How does Darien fare compared to other communities in Illinois of all population sizes? Darien's crime rate is lower than approximately 33% of Illinois communities.

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

For Darien, 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 Darien than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2023, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Darien; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Darien Crime Data

 
Crime Index

47

(100 is safest)


Safer than 47% of U.S. Cities

Darien Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

11

345

356

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.49

15.50

16.00

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Darien 0.49
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,023

in Darien

1 in 261

in Illinois
Darien VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 22,256
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 4 5
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.09 0.18 0.22
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
Darien 15.50
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 65

in Darien

1 in 50

in Illinois
Darien Property CRIMES
Population: 22,256
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 30 309 6
Rate per 1,000 1.35 13.88 0.27
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

Darien Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Darien 56
Illinois 33