Reported Annual Crime In Byron

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleByron/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime53n/a (estimate)1,4612,4852,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleByron/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.08.25.3
Rape0n/a0.038.340.4
Robbery0n/a0.0139.3102.8
Assault2n/a55.1250.5248.5
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)55436386
Burglary6n/a165.4374.9468.9
Theft43n/a1,185.21,518.61,745.0
Vehicle theft2n/a55.1155.5236.9
Property crime51n/a (estimate)1,4062,0492,451
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Byron, IL for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Byron, IL is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Byron, IL crime rates are 41% lower than in comparison to the Illinois mean and are 49% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Byron, IL has a rate that is 87% lower than the Illinois average; compared to the United States, it is 86% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Byron, IL is 31% lower than its state's mean, and 43% lower than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Byron is 49% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4 daily crimes that occur in Byron.
  • Byron is safer than 77% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Byron you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Byron has increased by 77%.

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Daily Crime In Byron (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Byron, IL per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Illinois as well as national figures. In Byron, IL the total number of daily crimes is 1.70 times less than the Illinois average and 1.94 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Byron, IL are 7.91 times less than the Illinois average and 7.01 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Byron, IL has a daily crime rate that is 1.46 times less than the Illinois average and 1.74 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Byron (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Byron, 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 Byron, IL to other cities in the state and across the country, Byron, IL is 63% safer than other cities of Illinois and 77% 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, Byron, IL has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Byron, IL crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Byron

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Byron is 1 in 1814
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Byron is 1 in 72
The chance of being a victim of crime in Byron is 1 in 69
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Byron, IL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Byron, IL you have a 1 in 1814 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 72 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Byron, IL.

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

The year over year crime rate for Byron, IL is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Byron, IL has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 104% in Byron, IL, while property crimes in Byron, IL have increased by 77%. Crimes in total for Byron, IL have increased by 78% year over year.

Byron police department

ItemByronIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)830,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.63.3
There are a total of 8 Byron police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 18.9% less than the Illinois average and 34% 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
Mount Morris, IL3,0080701701
Hillcrest, IL1,2581918991,091
Pecatonica, IL2,3152079731,180
Davis Junction, IL2,4392151,0121,227
Winnebago, IL3,008671,6361,703
Lost Nation, IL6333741,7572,131
Loves Park, IL24,4993381,9442,283
Byron, IL3,647551,4061,461

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Source: The Byron, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.