Romeoville, IL
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 12 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Romeoville is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 61% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Romeoville is one in 82. Compared to communities within Illinois, Romeoville‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 45% of the state's cities and towns.

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.

For Romeoville, 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 Romeoville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1135, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

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

61

(100 is safest)


Safer than 61% of U.S. Cities

Romeoville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

35

449

484

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.88

11.30

12.19

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Romeoville 0.88
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,135

in Romeoville

1 in 261

in Illinois
Romeoville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 39,719
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Romeoville 11.30
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 88

in Romeoville

1 in 50

in Illinois
Romeoville Property CRIMES
Population: 39,719
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Romeoville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Romeoville 26
Illinois 33