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Total crime 27%
Violent crime 49%
Property crime 24%
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.
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 peopleCornell/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,287 (estimate)2,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a46.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a111.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a239.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)568 (estimate)404381
Burglaryn/an/an/a306.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a153.8228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,719 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Cornell crime rates are 27% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Cornell are 49% higher than the national average
  • In Cornell you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Cornell is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Cornell has decreased by 5%

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      Daily Crime In Cornell (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Cornell

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Cornell is 1 in 176
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Cornell is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Cornell is 1 in 31

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

      Cornell police department

      ItemCornellIllinoisNational
      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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      Dana, IL121000
      Flanagan, IL1,069172824997
      Pontiac, IL12,0163391,4581,797
      Kinsman, IL854061,9442,350
      Streator, IL13,1632382,3162,554
      Odell, IL9515032,4092,912
      Ransom, IL3475242,5093,034
      Cornell, IL3585682,7193,287

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Miltona, MN3583012,7253,026
      Moline, KS3586864,1134,799
      Union Valley, TX3582741,5801,855
      Dublin, NC3585763,8024,378
      Commodore, PA3584892,3832,872
      Cornell, IL3585682,7193,287
      Source: The Cornell, 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.