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Total crime 28%
Violent crime 51%
Property crime 23%
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. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleClear Lake/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,179 (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)574 (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)2,605 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Clear Lake crime rates are 28% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Clear Lake are 51% higher than the national average
  • In Clear Lake you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Clear Lake is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Clear Lake has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Clear Lake (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Clear Lake

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Clear Lake is 1 in 175
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Clear Lake is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Clear Lake is 1 in 32

      Year Over Year Crime In Clear Lake (per 100,000 people)

      Clear Lake police department

      ItemClear LakeIllinoisNational
      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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      Leland Grove, IL1,62506767
      Williamsville, IL1,346134134267
      Athens, IL2,013105470575
      Sherman, IL4,40484568652
      Rochester, IL3,687108619727
      Chatham, IL12,56947703749
      Jerome, IL1,662173785958
      Clear Lake, IL2195742,6053,179

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      Jamestown, CO2193712,5232,894
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      Sherrill, IA2192291,4861,714
      Cubero, NM2198813,2954,176
      Winger, MN2193813,3603,741
      Clear Lake, IL2195742,6053,179
      Source: The Clear Lake, 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.