Northbrook, IL
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Northbrook, IL crime analytics


Northbrook is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (66%) and also has a lower crime rate than 50% of the communities in Illinois, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Northbrook is one in 91 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35. It is for these reasons that Northbrook is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

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

For Northbrook, 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 Northbrook than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2589, 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 Northbrook 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 Northbrook than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 94.

Northbrook Crime Data

 

Crime Index

66

(100 is safest)


Safer than 66% of U.S. Cities

Northbrook Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

13

358

371

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.39

10.63

11.02

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Northbrook 0.39
Illinois 3.84

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,589

in Northbrook

1 in 261

in Illinois

Northbrook VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 33,663
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 6 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.15 0.18 0.06

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
Northbrook 10.63
Illinois 19.89

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 94

in Northbrook

1 in 50

in Illinois

Northbrook Property CRIMES

Population: 33,663
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 44 308 6
Rate per 1,000 1.31 9.15 0.18

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

Northbrook Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Northbrook 28
Illinois 33