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Total crime 45%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 43%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAddison/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime525n/a (estimate)1,4272,3372,580
Murder1n/a2.76.95.0
Rape18n/a48.946.042.6
Robbery6n/a16.3111.586.2
Assault36n/a97.8239.7246.8
Violent crime61n/a (estimate)166404381
Burglary65n/a176.7306.7376.0
Theft361n/a981.21,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft38n/a103.3153.8228.9
Property crime464n/a (estimate)1,2611,9332,200

Key findings

  • Addison crime rates are 45% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Addison are 56% lower than the national average
  • In Addison you have a 1 in 71 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Addison is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Addison has decreased by 13%

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      Daily Crime In Addison (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Addison, IL per 100,000 people. In Addison, the total number of daily crimes is 1.64 times less than the Illinois average and 1.81 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Addison is 2.44 times less than the Illinois average and 2.30 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Addison has a daily crime rate that is 1.53 times less than the Illinois average and 1.74 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Addison (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Illinois and all other cities across the US, is Addison safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Addison is safer than 43% of other cities in the state of Illinois. In addition, Addison is safer than 62% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Illinois and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Addison. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Addison is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Addison

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Addison is 1 in 604
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Addison is 1 in 80
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Addison is 1 in 71
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Addison, Illinois? If you reside in Addison, then there is a 1 in 604 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 80. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 71 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Addison.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Addison is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Addison has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 50% in Addison, while property crimes in Addison have decreased by 18%. Total crime has decreased by 13% year over year.

      Addison police department

      ItemAddisonIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)9830,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.62.63.3
      There are a total of 98 Addison police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 0.5% less than the Illinois average and 19% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Illinois

      StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
      Illinois32,213263266
      There are a total of 32,213 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 263 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 1% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Wayne, IL2,5130205205
      Naperville, IL145,78969136205
      Justice, IL12,95755226281
      Hometown, IL4,34370352422
      Winfield, IL9,543102338440
      Bartlett, IL41,47551411462
      La Grange Park, IL13,59637462500
      Addison, IL37,1921661,2611,427

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Marion, IA37,1981741,5951,770
      Mechanicsville, VA37,2012301,9162,146
      East Meadow, NY37,2282741,1261,400
      Lincoln Park, MI37,1555702,8053,376
      Calumet City, IL37,1125112,6813,192
      Addison, IL37,1921661,2611,427
      Source: The Addison, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.