Reported Annual Crime In Countryside

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCountryside/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime212n/a (estimate)3,5622,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCountryside/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.85.3
Rape0n/a0.043.441.7
Robbery1n/a16.8137.298.0
Assault4n/a67.2250.4248.9
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)84439383
Burglary9n/a151.2339.5430.4
Theft186n/a3,125.51,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theft12n/a201.6163.1237.4
Property crime207n/a (estimate)3,4782,0112,362

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The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Countryside, IL for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Countryside, 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 Countryside, IL crime rates are 45% higher than in comparison to the Illinois mean and are 30% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Countryside, IL has a rate that is 81% lower than the Illinois average; compared to the United States, it is 78% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Countryside, IL is 73% higher than its state's mean, and 47% higher than the country's average.
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The Countryside crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Countryside as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Countryside crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Countryside is 30% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.76 daily crimes that occur in Countryside.
  • Countryside is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Countryside you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Countryside has increased by 113%.

Compare Countryside, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Countryside (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Countryside, IL per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Illinois as well as national figures. In Countryside, IL the total number of daily crimes is 1.45 times more than the Illinois average and 1.30 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Countryside, IL are 5.22 times less than the Illinois average and 4.56 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Countryside, IL has a daily crime rate that is 1.73 times more than the Illinois average and 1.47 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Countryside (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Countryside, IL compared to every other city in Illinois as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Countryside, IL ranks safer than 26% of every city located within Illinois along with 39% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Illinois and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Countryside, IL. As a result, Countryside, IL is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Countryside

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Countryside is 1 in 1191
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Countryside is 1 in 29
The chance of being a victim of crime in Countryside is 1 in 29
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Countryside, IL? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Countryside, IL, then there is a 1 in 1191 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. 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 29. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 29 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Countryside, IL.

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

A good indicator of whether Countryside, IL is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Countryside, IL has decreased by 69%, while the property crime rate in Countryside, IL has increased by 148% year over year. The number of total crimes in Countryside, IL has increased by 113% year over year.

Countryside police department

ItemCountrysideIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2730,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.62.63.3
There are a total of 27 Countryside police officers. This results in 4.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 72.2% greater than the Illinois average and 40.2% greater 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
Willow Springs, IL5,67718337354
Indian Head Park, IL3,8230447447
La Grange Park, IL13,59652431483
Palos Park, IL4,93421476496
Homer Glen, IL24,38516551567
Palos Hills, IL17,54557552609
Lemont, IL16,58729611640
Countryside, IL5,965843,4783,562

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Sheridan, CO5,9657059,0949,798
Minot AFB, ND5,9642051,6061,811
Simsbury Center, CT5,9681501,1681,318
Dickson City, PA5,9704144,5915,005
South Hooksett, NH5,9581641,1371,300
Countryside, IL5,965843,4783,562
Source: The Countryside, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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