Fox Lake, IL
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Fox Lake has an overall crime rate of 18 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 Fox Lake is 1 in 57. How does Fox Lake fare compared to other communities in Illinois of all population sizes? Fox Lake's crime rate is lower than approximately 30% of Illinois communities.

How does the crime rate in Fox Lake compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Fox Lake with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Fox Lake's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Fox Lake 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 Fox Lake.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Fox Lake'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 Fox Lake is one in 584.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Fox Lake; 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.

Fox Lake Crime Data

 
Crime Index

42

(100 is safest)


Safer than 42% of U.S. Cities

Fox Lake Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

18

168

186

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.71

15.97

17.68

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Fox Lake 1.71
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 584

in Fox Lake

1 in 261

in Illinois
Fox Lake VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 10,518
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 3 15
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.29 1.43
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
Fox Lake 15.97
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 63

in Fox Lake

1 in 50

in Illinois
Fox Lake Property CRIMES
Population: 10,518
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 28 140 0
Rate per 1,000 2.66 13.31 0.00
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

Fox Lake Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Fox Lake 19
Illinois 33