Reported Annual Crime In Marengo

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMarengo/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime80n/a (estimate)1,0712,3722,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMarengo/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.84.9
Rape1n/a13.437.538.6
Robbery0n/a0.0115.9101.9
Assault2n/a26.8224.6237.8
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)40384373
Burglary15n/a200.7361.1491.4
Theft59n/a789.61,490.21,775.4
Vehicle theft3n/a40.1137.3220.2
Property crime77n/a (estimate)1,0311,9892,487
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Marengo, IL. These figures on reported criminal activity in Marengo, IL, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Marengo, IL is 55% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Illinois, and when compared with the national average, is 63% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Marengo, IL has 90% lower than violent crime rate than Illinois average, while remaining 89% lower than the national average. In property crime, Marengo, IL is 48% lower than the average of Illinois and is 59% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Marengo is 63% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.93 daily crimes that occur in Marengo.
  • Marengo is safer than 85% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Marengo you have a 1 in 94 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Marengo has decreased by 3%.

Find Real Estate Listings In Marengo

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Marengo

Compare Marengo, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Marengo (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Marengo, IL per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Illinois and on a national level. In Marengo, IL the total number of daily crimes is 2.22 times less than the Illinois average and 2.67 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Marengo, IL is 9.56 times less than the Illinois average and 9.28 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Marengo, IL has a daily crime rate that is 1.93 times less than the Illinois average and 2.41 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Marengo (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Marengo, IL in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Illinois as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Marengo, IL to other cities in the state and across the country, Marengo, IL is 75% safer than other cities of Illinois and 85% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Illinois cities and all around the United States, Marengo, IL has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Marengo, IL crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Marengo

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Marengo is 1 in 2491
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Marengo is 1 in 98
The chance of being a victim of crime in Marengo is 1 in 94
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Marengo, IL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Marengo, IL you have a 1 in 2491 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 98 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 94 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Marengo, IL.

Year Over Year Crime In Marengo (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Marengo, IL is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Marengo, IL has decreased by 77% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 11% year over year. Total crimes for Marengo, IL has decreased by 3% in the same time frame.

Marengo police department

ItemMarengoIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2230,690556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

Sex offenders in Illinois

StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
Illinois26,115212222
There are a total of 26,115 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 212 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 5% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Lakewood, IL4,41126105132
Gilberts, IL7,2560324324
Bull Valley, IL1,20254279333
Sleepy Hollow, IL3,33630329358
Timberlane, IL1,05264331395
Marengo, IL7,451401,0311,071

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Orland, CA7,4512911,5761,868
Woodlake, CA7,4525031,7292,232
Pinehurst, MA7,4523031,3121,615
North Bay Village, FL7,4532481,7371,985
Murillo, TX7,4544443,0503,494
Marengo, IL7,451401,0311,071
Source: The Marengo, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.