Winfield, IL
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Winfield, IL crime analytics


If you are looking for a community that has low crime, you need look no further than Winfield. With an annual crime rate of only 3 per one thousand people, the chance of becoming a victim of crime here is just 1 in 322. These crime statistics put Winfield in the elite group of the safest communities in both Illinois and in the nation as a whole.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Winfield, and we found that the crime rate in Winfield is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Winfield 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 Winfield 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 Winfield.

For Winfield, 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 Winfield than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3219, 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 Winfield compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Winfield is just 3 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Winfield is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Winfield Crime Data

 
Crime Index

96

(100 is safest)


Safer than 96% of U.S. Cities

Winfield Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

27

30

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.31

2.80

3.11

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Winfield 0.31
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,219

in Winfield

1 in 261

in Illinois
Winfield VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 9,657
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 0 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.10 0.00 0.21
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
Winfield 2.80
Illinois 19.89
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 358

in Winfield

1 in 50

in Illinois
Winfield Property CRIMES
Population: 9,657
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 4 21 2
Rate per 1,000 0.41 2.17 0.21
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

Winfield Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Winfield 10
Illinois 33