Itasca, IL
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Itasca, 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Itasca is safer than 61% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Illinois, only on the order of 56% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Itasca. If you live in Itasca, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 81. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

For Itasca, 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 Itasca than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2200, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Itasca; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Itasca Crime Data

 

Crime Index

61

(100 is safest)


Safer than 61% of U.S. Cities

Itasca Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

104

108

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.45

11.82

12.28

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Itasca 0.45
Illinois 3.84

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,200

in Itasca

1 in 261

in Illinois

Itasca VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,798
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.34 0.00 0.11

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
Itasca 11.82
Illinois 19.89

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 85

in Itasca

1 in 50

in Illinois

Itasca Property CRIMES

Population: 8,798
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 10 89 5
Rate per 1,000 1.14 10.12 0.57

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

Itasca Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Itasca 21
Illinois 33