Reported Annual Crime In Wauconda

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWauconda/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime101n/a (estimate)7242,3722,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWauconda/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.84.9
Rape2n/a14.337.538.6
Robbery1n/a7.2115.9101.9
Assault3n/a21.5224.6237.8
Violent crime6n/a (estimate)43384373
Burglary13n/a93.2361.1491.4
Theft79n/a566.11,490.21,775.4
Vehicle theft3n/a21.5137.3220.2
Property crime95n/a (estimate)6811,9892,487
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Wauconda, IL. These figures on reported criminal activity in Wauconda, 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 Wauconda, IL is 69% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Illinois, and when compared with the national average, is 75% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Wauconda, IL has 89% lower than violent crime rate than Illinois average, while remaining 88% lower than the national average. In property crime, Wauconda, IL is 66% lower than the average of Illinois and is 73% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Wauconda is 75% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.98 daily crimes that occur in Wauconda.
  • Wauconda is safer than 89% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Wauconda you have a 1 in 139 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Wauconda has decreased by 56%.

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Daily Crime In Wauconda (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Wauconda, IL per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Illinois and on a national level. In Wauconda, IL the total number of daily crimes is 3.28 times less than the Illinois average and 3.95 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Wauconda, IL is 8.93 times less than the Illinois average and 8.67 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Wauconda, IL has a daily crime rate that is 2.92 times less than the Illinois average and 3.65 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Wauconda (higher is better)

How safe is Wauconda, IL compared to other cities in Illinois and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Wauconda, IL is safer than 82% of the cities in Illinois and 89% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Illinois and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Wauconda, IL. Overall, Wauconda, IL is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Wauconda

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Wauconda is 1 in 2326
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wauconda is 1 in 147
The chance of being a victim of crime in Wauconda is 1 in 139
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Wauconda, IL? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Wauconda, IL, you have a 1 in 2326 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 147. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Wauconda, IL is 1 in 139.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Wauconda, IL is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Wauconda, IL has decreased by 77% and the rate of property crime in Wauconda, IL has decreased by 53%. The total crime rate in Wauconda, IL has decreased by 56% year to year.

Wauconda police department

ItemWaucondaIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3730,690556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.72.63.3
There are a total of 37 Wauconda police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 2.3% greater than the Illinois average and 17.1% 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
McCullom Lake, IL1,00109898
Inverness, IL7,5160105105
Lakewood, IL4,41126105132
Prairie Grove, IL1,8120214214
Gilberts, IL7,2560324324
Wauconda, IL13,18943681724

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Source: The Wauconda, 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.