Villa Park, IL
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The crime rate in Villa Park is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 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 Villa Park is 1 in 52. Based on FBI crime data, Villa Park is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Illinois, Villa Park has a crime rate that is higher than 74% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

For Villa Park, 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 Villa Park than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1046, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Villa Park's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Villa Park 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 Villa Park is one in 55.

Villa Park Crime Data

 

Crime Index

38

(100 is safest)


Safer than 38% of U.S. Cities

Villa Park Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

21

400

421

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.96

18.21

19.16

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Villa Park 0.96
Illinois 3.84

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,046

in Villa Park

1 in 261

in Illinois

Villa Park VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 21,969
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 8 4 9
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.36 0.18 0.41

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
Villa Park 18.21
Illinois 19.89

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 55

in Villa Park

1 in 50

in Illinois

Villa Park Property CRIMES

Population: 21,969
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 21 365 14
Rate per 1,000 0.96 16.61 0.64

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

Villa Park Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Villa Park 89
Illinois 33