New Lenox, IL
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New Lenox, IL crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 11 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in New Lenox is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 65% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in New Lenox is one in 89. Compared to communities within Illinois, New Lenox‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 49% of the state's cities and towns.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that New Lenox's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in New Lenox is one in 956.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in New Lenox 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 New Lenox than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 98.

New Lenox Crime Data

 
Crime Index

65

(100 is safest)


Safer than 65% of U.S. Cities

New Lenox Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

27

264

291

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.05

10.23

11.28

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
New Lenox 1.05
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 956

in New Lenox

1 in 261

in Illinois
New Lenox VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 25,800
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 9 6 12
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.35 0.23 0.47
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
New Lenox 10.23
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 98

in New Lenox

1 in 50

in Illinois
New Lenox Property CRIMES
Population: 25,800
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 44 214 6
Rate per 1,000 1.71 8.29 0.23
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

New Lenox Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
New Lenox 19
Illinois 33