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Total crime 12%
Violent crime 53%
Property crime 24%
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 peopleEldorado/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime110n/a (estimate)2,7912,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape0n/a0.048.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault7n/a177.6254.0250.2
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)178407379
Burglary36n/a913.5271.7340.5
Theft61n/a1,547.81,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft6n/a152.2148.2219.9
Property crime103n/a (estimate)2,6141,8472,110

Key findings

  • Eldorado crime rates are 12% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Eldorado are 53% lower than the national average
  • In Eldorado you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Eldorado is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Eldorado has increased by 12%

Eldorado crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Eldorado (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Eldorado on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Illinois and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Eldorado (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Illinois, are 1.24 times more than the state average and 1.12 times more than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Eldorado on a daily basis are 2.29 times less than than Illinois average and 2.14 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Eldorado are 1.42 times more than the daily state average and 1.24 times more than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Eldorado (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Eldorado, Illinois compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Eldorado safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Eldorado is safer than 27% of Illinois cities, and 39% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Illinois, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Eldorado. At this time, Eldorado sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Eldorado

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Eldorado is 1 in 563
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Eldorado is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Eldorado is 1 in 36
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Eldorado? If you reside in Eldorado, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 563. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 39 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Eldorado, is 1 in 36.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Eldorado is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Eldorado has decreased by 41% and the rate of property crime in Eldorado has increased by 19%. The total crime rate in Eldorado has increased by 12% year to year.

      Eldorado police department

      ItemEldoradoIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1130,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.72.63.3
      There are a total of 11 Eldorado police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 0.5% greater than the Illinois average and 18.2% 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
      Shawneetown, IL1,340901,1651,254
      Carrier Mills, IL2,1292531,1491,403
      Norris City, IL1,3018317481,579
      Ridgway, IL8095662,5693,136
      Junction, IL1145902,6743,263
      Equality, IL5916072,7533,360
      Raleigh, IL3086092,7633,372
      Eldorado, IL4,1341782,6142,791

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Wayland, MI4,1343281,3581,685
      Grant, MN4,13461540601
      Wolfforth, TX4,135559731,028
      Cortland, IL4,135469841,030
      Broken Bow, OK4,1319135,5026,415
      Eldorado, IL4,1341782,6142,791
      Source: The Eldorado, 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.