Morton Grove, IL
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Morton Grove, 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 9 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Morton Grove is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 70% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Morton Grove is one in 106. Compared to communities within Illinois, Morton Grove‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 60% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Morton Grove, 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 Morton Grove than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2112, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Morton Grove 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 Morton Grove than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 112.

Morton Grove Crime Data

 

Crime Index

70

(100 is safest)


Safer than 70% of U.S. Cities

Morton Grove Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

11

208

219

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.47

8.96

9.43

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Morton Grove 0.47
Illinois 4.36

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,112

in Morton Grove

1 in 229

in Illinois

Morton Grove VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 23,227
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 3 8
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.13 0.34

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
Morton Grove 8.96
Illinois 20.49

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 112

in Morton Grove

1 in 49

in Illinois

Morton Grove Property CRIMES

Population: 23,227
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 57 145 6
Rate per 1,000 2.45 6.24 0.26

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

Morton Grove Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Morton Grove 43
Illinois 35