Hoffman Estates, IL
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Hoffman Estates, IL crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Hoffman Estates is safer than 74% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Illinois, only on the order of 37% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Hoffman Estates. If you live in Hoffman Estates, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 111. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35. 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