Hillside, IL
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Hillside, IL crime analytics


Hillside is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (72%) and also has a lower crime rate than 59% of the communities in Illinois, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Hillside is one in 105 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Hillside'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 Hillside is one in 627.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Hillside 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 Hillside than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 125.

Hillside Crime Data

 
Crime Index

72

(100 is safest)


Safer than 72% of U.S. Cities

Hillside Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

13

65

78

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.59

7.97

9.56

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Hillside 1.59
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 627

in Hillside

1 in 261

in Illinois
Hillside VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,155
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Hillside 7.97
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 125

in Hillside

1 in 50

in Illinois
Hillside Property CRIMES
Population: 8,155
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Hillside Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Hillside 25
Illinois 33