Geneva, IL
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Geneva, IL crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Geneva is safer than 70% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Illinois, only on the order of 44% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Geneva. If you live in Geneva, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 100. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

For Geneva, 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 Geneva than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1982, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Geneva is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Geneva than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 105.

Geneva Crime Data

 
Crime Index

70

(100 is safest)


Safer than 70% of U.S. Cities

Geneva Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

11

208

219

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.50

9.54

10.04

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Geneva 0.50
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,982

in Geneva

1 in 261

in Illinois
Geneva VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 21,806
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 1 9
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.05 0.05 0.41
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
Geneva 9.54
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 105

in Geneva

1 in 50

in Illinois
Geneva Property CRIMES
Population: 21,806
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 20 188 0
Rate per 1,000 0.92 8.62 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

Geneva Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Geneva 22
Illinois 33