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Total crime 86%
Violent crime 96%
Property crime 84%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleElburn/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime21n/a (estimate)3522,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape0n/a0.048.042.6
Robbery1n/a16.898.481.6
Assault0n/a0.0254.0250.2
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)17407379
Burglary1n/a16.8271.7340.5
Theft14n/a234.61,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft5n/a83.8148.2219.9
Property crime20n/a (estimate)3351,8472,110

Key findings

  • Elburn crime rates are 86% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Elburn are 96% lower than the national average
  • In Elburn you have a 1 in 285 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Elburn is safer than 93% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Elburn has increased by 60%

Elburn crime map

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The Elburn crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Elburn 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 Elburn crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Elburn (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Elburn, per 100,000 residents. In Elburn, the total number of daily crimes is 6.40 times less than the Illinois average and 7.07 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Elburn are 24.28 times less than the Illinois average and 22.64 times less than the national average. For property crime, Elburn has a daily crime rate that is 5.51 times less than the Illinois average and 6.29 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Elburn (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Elburn to every other city in Illinois, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Elburn safe? The gauges above illustrate that Elburn is safer than 91% of every city located within Illinois along with 93% 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. As a result, Elburn, IL is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Elburn

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Elburn is 1 in 5968
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Elburn is 1 in 299
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Elburn is 1 in 285
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Elburn? In Elburn, IL you have a 1 in 5968 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 299 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 285 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Elburn.

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

      Determining whether Elburn is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Elburn violent crime rates have not changed. At the same time, property crime has increased by 52% year over year. Total crimes for Elburn has increased by 60% in the same time frame.

      Elburn police department

      ItemElburnIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)830,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.42.63.3
      There are a total of 8 Elburn police officers. This results in 1.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 46.6% less than the Illinois average and 56.5% less than the National average.

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Campton Hills, IL11,50096271
      Hinckley, IL2,0530197197
      Wayne, IL2,51341165206
      Prestbury, IL1,78057259316
      Lily Lake, IL1,25380364445
      South Elgin, IL22,27468440508
      Bartlett, IL41,47556460516
      Elburn, IL5,59417335352

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Wellston, OH5,5952373,5353,772
      Zeeland, MI5,5951978791,077
      Clover, SC5,5932892,3882,677
      Newmarket, NH5,59787469557
      Alma, AR5,5995943,8724,467
      Elburn, IL5,59417335352
      Source: The Elburn, 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.