Maywood, IL
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The crime rate in Maywood is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 36 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Maywood is 1 in 28. Based on FBI crime data, Maywood is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Illinois, Maywood has a crime rate that is higher than 92% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Maywood to other communities of similar population, then Maywood crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Maywood does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Maywood 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 Maywood.

For Maywood, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Maywood is one in 102.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the village, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Maywood experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Maywood's rate for property crime is 26 per one thousand population. This makes Maywood a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Maywood is one in 38.

Importantly, we found that Maywood has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Maywood is one in 245.

Maywood Crime Data

 
Crime Index

14

(100 is safest)


Safer than 14% of U.S. Cities

Maywood Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

235

633

868

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

9.79

26.36

36.15

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Maywood 9.79
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 102

in Maywood

1 in 261

in Illinois
Maywood VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 24,012
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 13 24 85 113
Rate per 1,000 0.54 1.00 3.54 4.71
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
Maywood 26.36
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 38

in Maywood

1 in 50

in Illinois
Maywood Property CRIMES
Population: 24,012
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 222 313 98
Rate per 1,000 9.25 13.04 4.08
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

Maywood Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Maywood 319
Illinois 33