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Total crime 80%
Violent crime 55%
Property crime 84%
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 peopleHampshire/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime34n/a (estimate)5262,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape1n/a15.546.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.0111.586.2
Assault10n/a154.7239.7246.8
Violent crime11n/a (estimate)170404381
Burglary13n/a201.1306.7376.0
Theft10n/a154.71,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0153.8228.9
Property crime23n/a (estimate)3561,9332,200

Key findings

  • Hampshire crime rates are 80% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Hampshire are 55% lower than the national average
  • In Hampshire you have a 1 in 191 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Hampshire is safer than 73% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Hampshire has decreased by 26%

Hampshire crime map

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

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Compare Hampshire, IL Crime

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      Daily Crime In Hampshire (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Hampshire 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 Hampshire (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Illinois, are 4.44 times less than the state average and 4.91 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Hampshire on a daily basis are 2.38 times less than than Illinois average and 2.24 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Hampshire are 5.43 times less than the daily state average and 6.18 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Hampshire (higher is better)

      Is Hampshire safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Illinois as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Hampshire to other cities in the state and across the country, Hampshire is 57% safer than other cities of Illinois and 73% safer than other cities in the nation. Hampshire has a ranks above average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hampshire

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hampshire is 1 in 588
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hampshire is 1 in 282
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Hampshire is 1 in 191
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Hampshire, Illinois? If you reside in Hampshire, then there is a 1 in 588 chance that you will experience a violent crime. 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 282. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 191 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Hampshire.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Hampshire is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Hampshire has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 32% in Hampshire, while property crimes in Hampshire have decreased by 22%. Total crime has decreased by 26% year over year.

      Hampshire police department

      ItemHampshireIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1130,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.02.63.3
      There are a total of 11 Hampshire police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 26.1% less than the Illinois average and 39.8% 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
      Wayne, IL2,5130205205
      Gilberts, IL7,47936242279
      Sleepy Hollow, IL3,33860241302
      Prairie Grove, IL1,70457271328
      Bull Valley, IL1,21357271328
      Huntley, IL25,83133358391
      Hampshire, IL5,732170356526

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fort Wright, KY5,7321391,1501,290
      Edna, TX5,7312411,3771,618
      Petoskey, MI5,7311929241,116
      Moosic, PA5,7314351,2881,723
      West Side Highway, WA5,7353343,1533,487
      Hampshire, IL5,732170356526
      Source: The Hampshire, 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.