Lake in the Hills, IL
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Lake in the Hills, IL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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, Lake in the Hills is safer than 87% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Illinois, only on the order of 17% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Lake in the Hills. If you live in Lake in the Hills, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 170. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35. It is for these reasons that Lake in the Hills 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 Lake in the Hills, and we found that the crime rate in Lake in the Hills is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Lake in the Hills 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 Lake in the Hills 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 Lake in the Hills.

For Lake in the Hills, 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 Lake in the Hills than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1201, 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 Lake in the Hills 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 Lake in the Hills than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 197.

Lake in the Hills Crime Data

 

Crime Index

87

(100 is safest)


Safer than 87% of U.S. Cities

Lake in the Hills Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

24

146

170

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.83

5.06

5.90

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lake in the Hills 0.83
Illinois 4.36

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,201

in Lake in the Hills

1 in 229

in Illinois

Lake in the Hills VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 28,830
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 8 0 16
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.28 0.00 0.55

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lake in the Hills 5.06
Illinois 20.49

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 197

in Lake in the Hills

1 in 49

in Illinois

Lake in the Hills Property CRIMES

Population: 28,830
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 31 115 0
Rate per 1,000 1.08 3.99 0.00

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Lake in the Hills Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Lake in the Hills 16
Illinois 35