Reported Annual Crime In St. Charles

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSt. Charles/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime429n/a (estimate)1,2812,3722,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSt. Charles/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.84.9
Rape3n/a9.037.538.6
Robbery4n/a11.9115.9101.9
Assault15n/a44.8224.6237.8
Violent crime22n/a (estimate)66384373
Burglary42n/a125.4361.1491.4
Theft356n/a1,063.01,490.21,775.4
Vehicle theft9n/a26.9137.3220.2
Property crime407n/a (estimate)1,2151,9892,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in St. Charles, IL. The total number of reported crimes in St. Charles, IL is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall St. Charles, IL crime rate is 46% lower than the Illinois average and is 55% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, St. Charles, IL has a violent crime rate that is 83% lower than the Illinois average and 82% lower than the national average. For property crime, St. Charles, IL is 39% lower than the Illinois average and 51% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in St. Charles is 55% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.51 daily crimes that occur in St. Charles.
  • St. Charles is safer than 79% of the cities in the United States.
  • In St. Charles you have a 1 in 79 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in St. Charles has decreased by 16%.

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Daily Crime In St. Charles (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in St. Charles, IL per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Illinois as well as national figures. In St. Charles, IL the total number of daily crimes is 1.85 times less than the Illinois average and 2.23 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in St. Charles, IL are 5.84 times less than the Illinois average and 5.67 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, St. Charles, IL has a daily crime rate that is 1.64 times less than the Illinois average and 2.05 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is St. Charles (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the St. Charles, IL area in comparison to other Illinois communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show St. Charles, IL being safer than 66% of cities in Illinois and 79% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Illinois cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to St. Charles, IL. In conclusion, St. Charles, IL now ranks above average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in St. Charles

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in St. Charles is 1 in 1523
The chance of being a victim of property crime in St. Charles is 1 in 83
The chance of being a victim of crime in St. Charles is 1 in 79
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in St. Charles, IL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In St. Charles, IL you have a 1 in 1523 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 83 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 79 chance of becoming a victim of crime in St. Charles, IL.

Year Over Year Crime In St. Charles (per 100,000 people)

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in St. Charles, IL is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in St. Charles, IL has increased by 10%, while the property crime rate in St. Charles, IL has decreased by 17% year over year. Summing up the numbers, St. Charles, IL has decreased by 16% with regards to total crimes year over year.

St. Charles police department

ItemSt. CharlesIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5930,690556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.63.3
There are a total of 59 St. Charles police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 33.1% less than the Illinois average and 45.8% less than the National average.

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
Inverness, IL7,5160105105
Winfield, IL9,36831279310
Gilberts, IL7,2560324324
Prestbury, IL1,59754279333
Campton Hills, IL10,90835317352
St. Charles, IL33,422661,2151,281

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Kaneohe, HI33,4432613,3843,645
Manitowoc, WI33,4432002,9973,198
Northbrook, IL33,396381,0511,090
Butte-Silver Bow, MT33,4814583,4333,891
Holland, MI33,3423852,5662,950
St. Charles, IL33,422661,2151,281
Source: The St. Charles, 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.