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Total crime 43%
Violent crime 40%
Property crime 43%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGenoa/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime77n/a (estimate)1,4742,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape5n/a95.746.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.0111.586.2
Assault7n/a134.0239.7246.8
Violent crime12n/a (estimate)230404381
Burglary3n/a57.4306.7376.0
Theft60n/a1,148.31,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft2n/a38.3153.8228.9
Property crime65n/a (estimate)1,2441,9332,200

Key findings

  • Genoa crime rates are 43% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Genoa are 40% lower than the national average
  • In Genoa you have a 1 in 68 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Genoa is safer than 54% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Genoa has increased by 13%

Genoa crime map

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

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Compare Genoa, IL Crime

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      Daily Crime In Genoa (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Genoa, IL per 100,000 people. In Genoa, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.59 times less than the Illinois average and 1.75 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Genoa is 1.76 times less than the Illinois average and 1.66 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Genoa has a daily crime rate that is 1.55 times less than the Illinois average and 1.77 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Genoa (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Genoa to every other city in Illinois, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Genoa safe? The gauges above illustrate that Genoa is safer than 36% of every city located within Illinois along with 54% 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, Genoa, IL is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Genoa

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Genoa is 1 in 436
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Genoa is 1 in 81
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Genoa is 1 in 68
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Genoa? If you reside in Genoa, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 436. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 81 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 Genoa, is 1 in 68.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Genoa, Illinois (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Genoa has increased by 199%, the amount of property crime in Genoa has increased by 1%, and the total amount of crime in Genoa has increased by 13% year over year.

      Genoa police department

      ItemGenoaIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)630,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.22.63.3
      There are a total of 6 Genoa police officers. This results in 1.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 56.2% less than the Illinois average and 64.3% 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, IL11,5009150159
      Malta, IL1,0410173173
      Huntley, IL25,83133358391
      Lily Lake, IL1,25380381461
      Hampshire, IL5,732170356526
      Pingree Grove, IL5,98334541575
      Kingston, IL1,1700598598
      Genoa, IL4,9302301,2441,474

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      St. Augustine South, FL4,9302441,4451,689
      Laureles, TX4,9314272,4592,886
      Salem, NJ4,9319104,6765,586
      Shenandoah, PA4,9319631,1722,134
      Medical Lake, WA4,9312752,6012,876
      Genoa, IL4,9302301,2441,474
      Source: The Genoa, 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.