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Winthrop Harbor, IL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2021 calendar year; released from FBI in Oct. 2022 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2022 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 5 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Winthrop Harbor is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 78% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Winthrop Harbor is one in 215. Compared to communities within Illinois, Winthrop Harbor‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 73% of the state's cities and towns.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Winthrop Harbor 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 Winthrop Harbor; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 512. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Winthrop Harbor is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Winthrop Harbor than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 370.

Winthrop Harbor Crime Data

 

Crime Index

78

(100 is safest)


Safer than 78% of U.S. Cities

Winthrop Harbor Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

13

18

31

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.95

2.70

4.66

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
1.95
3.95
National Median: 4
    Winthrop Harbor
    Illinois

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 512

in Winthrop Harbor

1 in 253

in Illinois

Winthrop Harbor VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 6,656
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,888,310
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 22,941 144,285 202,155 943,774
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.43 0.61 2.84

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
2.7
14.84
National Median: 19
    Winthrop Harbor
    Illinois

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 370

in Winthrop Harbor

1 in 67

in Illinois

Winthrop Harbor Property CRIMES

Population: 6,656
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,888,310
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 899,656 4,626,970 890,179
Rate per 1,000 2.71 13.94 2.68

Winthrop Harbor Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
7
26
National Median: 26.8
    Winthrop Harbor
    Illinois