Romeoville, IL
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Romeoville, 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 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

Romeoville has an overall crime rate of 13 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Romeoville is 1 in 77. How does Romeoville fare compared to other communities in Illinois of all population sizes? Romeoville's crime rate is lower than approximately 40% of Illinois communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Romeoville's violent crime rate is 2 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 Romeoville is one in 660.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Romeoville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Romeoville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

49

(100 is safest)


Safer than 49% of U.S. Cities

Romeoville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

60

453

513

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.51

11.43

12.95

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Romeoville 1.51
Illinois 4.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 660

in Romeoville

1 in 247

in Illinois

Romeoville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 39,624
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 12 15 32
Rate per 1,000 0.03 0.30 0.38 0.81

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Romeoville 11.43
Illinois 19.33

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 87

in Romeoville

1 in 52

in Illinois

Romeoville Property CRIMES

Population: 39,624
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 43 382 28
Rate per 1,000 1.09 9.64 0.71

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Romeoville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Romeoville 27
Illinois 33