Savanna, IL
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The crime rate in Savanna is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 31 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Savanna is 1 in 32. Based on FBI crime data, Savanna is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Illinois, Savanna has a crime rate that is higher than 89% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Savanna to other communities of similar population, then Savanna crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Savanna does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Savanna 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 Savanna.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Savanna occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Savanna; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 411. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Savanna's rate for property crime is 28 per one thousand population. This makes Savanna a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Savanna is one in 35.

Savanna Crime Data

 
Crime Index

18

(100 is safest)


Safer than 18% of U.S. Cities

Savanna Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

82

89

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.43

28.47

30.90

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Savanna 2.43
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 411

in Savanna

1 in 261

in Illinois
Savanna VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 2,880
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 1 4
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.69 0.35 1.39
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
Savanna 28.47
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 35

in Savanna

1 in 50

in Illinois
Savanna Property CRIMES
Population: 2,880
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 18 62 2
Rate per 1,000 6.25 21.53 0.69
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

Savanna Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Savanna 33
Illinois 33