Evergreen Park, IL
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The crime rate in Evergreen Park is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 33 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 Evergreen Park is 1 in 30. Based on FBI crime data, Evergreen Park is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Illinois, Evergreen Park has a crime rate that is higher than 90% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Evergreen Park to other communities of similar population, then Evergreen Park crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Evergreen Park does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Evergreen Park 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 Evergreen Park.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Evergreen Park's violent crime rate is 2 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 Evergreen Park is one in 661.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Evergreen Park's rate for property crime is 32 per one thousand population. This makes Evergreen Park 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 Evergreen Park is one in 32.

Evergreen Park Crime Data

 
Crime Index

16

(100 is safest)


Safer than 16% of U.S. Cities

Evergreen Park Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

30

627

657

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.51

31.60

33.11

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Evergreen Park 1.51
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 661

in Evergreen Park

1 in 261

in Illinois
Evergreen Park VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 19,841
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 13 15
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.10 0.66 0.76
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
Evergreen Park 31.60
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 32

in Evergreen Park

1 in 50

in Illinois
Evergreen Park Property CRIMES
Population: 19,841
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 34 572 21
Rate per 1,000 1.71 28.83 1.06
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

Evergreen Park Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Evergreen Park 208
Illinois 33