Willow Springs, IL
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Willow Springs, IL crime analytics


Willow Springs's overall rate of crime is sufficiently low that NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows the village to be one of the safest in both Illinois and the nation. Willow Springs's crime rate is just 4 per 1,000 people, which means that a person's chance of becoming a victim in Willow Springs is one in 237.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Willow Springs, and we found that the crime rate in Willow Springs is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Willow Springs is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Willow Springs 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 Willow Springs.

For Willow Springs, 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 Willow Springs than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2848, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Willow Springs compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Willow Springs is just 4 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Willow Springs is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Willow Springs Crime Data

 

Crime Index

93

(100 is safest)


Safer than 93% of U.S. Cities

Willow Springs Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

22

24

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.35

3.86

4.21

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Willow Springs 0.35
Illinois 3.84

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,848

in Willow Springs

1 in 261

in Illinois

Willow Springs VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 5,695
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.18 0.18

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
Willow Springs 3.86
Illinois 19.89

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 259

in Willow Springs

1 in 50

in Illinois

Willow Springs Property CRIMES

Population: 5,695
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 3 18 1
Rate per 1,000 0.53 3.16 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

Willow Springs Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Willow Springs 6
Illinois 33