Hoffman Estates, IL
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Hoffman Estates, IL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 9 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Hoffman Estates is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 74% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Hoffman Estates is one in 111. Compared to communities within Illinois, Hoffman Estates‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 63% of the state's cities and towns. It is for these reasons that Hoffman Estates is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Hoffman Estates, and we found that the crime rate in Hoffman Estates is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Hoffman Estates is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Hoffman Estates 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 Hoffman Estates.

For Hoffman Estates, 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 Hoffman Estates than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1337, 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 Hoffman Estates 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 Hoffman Estates than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 121.

Hoffman Estates Crime Data

 

Crime Index

74

(100 is safest)


Safer than 74% of U.S. Cities

Hoffman Estates Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

39

432

471

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.75

8.29

9.03

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Hoffman Estates 0.75
Illinois 3.84

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,337

in Hoffman Estates

1 in 261

in Illinois

Hoffman Estates VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 52,138
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 10 26
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.06 0.19 0.50

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
Hoffman Estates 8.29
Illinois 19.89

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 121

in Hoffman Estates

1 in 50

in Illinois

Hoffman Estates Property CRIMES

Population: 52,138
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 69 343 20
Rate per 1,000 1.32 6.58 0.38

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

Hoffman Estates Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Hoffman Estates 22
Illinois 33