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Total crime 13%
Violent crime 34%
Property crime 9%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleChestnut/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,809 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)507 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,302 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Chestnut crime rates are 13% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Chestnut are 34% higher than the national average
  • In Chestnut you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Chestnut is safer than 19% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Chestnut has decreased by 4%

Chestnut crime map

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The Chestnut crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Chestnut as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Chestnut crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Chestnut (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Chestnut

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Chestnut is 1 in 198
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Chestnut is 1 in 44
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Chestnut is 1 in 36

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

      Chestnut police department

      ItemChestnutIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a30,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      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

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      Warrensburg, IL1,365267356623
      Forsyth, IL3,421126570696
      Mount Pulaski, IL1,4440952952
      Harristown, IL1,240180815995
      Atlanta, IL1,4151888521,040
      Maroa, IL1,724581,2791,337
      Lincoln, IL14,2533241,7672,091
      Chestnut, IL1345072,3022,809

      Cities with similar population

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      Vale, SD1345072,2502,757
      Brookston, MN1343463,0483,394
      Cumminsville, NY1345802,2192,799
      Galesburg, KS1346073,4164,023
      Woodward, PA1344612,1122,572
      Chestnut, IL1345072,3022,809
      Source: The Chestnut, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.