Reported Annual Crime In Harvard

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHarvard/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime84n/a (estimate)9262,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHarvard/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a11.07.85.3
Rape6n/a66.243.441.7
Robbery1n/a11.0137.298.0
Assault3n/a33.1250.4248.9
Violent crime11n/a (estimate)121439383
Burglary8n/a88.2339.5430.4
Theft64n/a705.91,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theft1n/a11.0163.1237.4
Property crime73n/a (estimate)8052,0112,362

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A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Harvard, IL is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Harvard, IL. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Harvard, IL averages 62% lower than the rest of Illinois while the rate of crime on a national scale is 66% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Harvard, IL is 72% lower than the average rate of crime in Illinois and 68% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 60% lower than the remainder of the state of Illinois and 66% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Harvard, IL area.
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The Harvard crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Harvard 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 Harvard crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Harvard is 66% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.54 daily crimes that occur in Harvard.
  • Harvard is safer than 77% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Harvard you have a 1 in 108 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Harvard has decreased by 24%.

Compare Harvard, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Harvard (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Harvard, IL is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Illinois and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Harvard, IL are 2.64 times less than the Illinois average and 2.96 times less than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Harvard, IL are 3.62 times less than than Illinois and 3.16 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Harvard, IL are 2.50 times less than than Illinois and 2.93 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Harvard (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Harvard, IL area in comparison to other Illinois communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Harvard, IL being safer than 64% of cities in Illinois and 77% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Illinois cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Harvard, IL. In conclusion, Harvard, IL now ranks above average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Harvard

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Harvard is 1 in 825
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Harvard is 1 in 125
The chance of being a victim of crime in Harvard is 1 in 108
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Harvard, IL? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Harvard, IL, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 825. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 125 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Harvard, IL is 1 in 108.

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

Determining whether Harvard, IL is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Harvard, IL has decreased by 21% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 25% year over year. Total crimes for Harvard, IL has decreased by 24% in the same time frame.

Harvard police department

ItemHarvardIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2030,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.63.3
There are a total of 20 Harvard police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.1% less than the Illinois average and 35% less 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
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, WI1,63645254299
Bull Valley, IL1,21362282344
Lakewood, IL4,11152335387
Sharon, WI1,74463381444
Timberlane, IL1,02394433527
Delavan Lake, WI2,14197547643
Como, WI2,443109615724
Harvard, IL9,589121805926

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Rainbow City, AL9,5904372,4672,904
Bristol, PA9,5931262,3362,462
Hackettstown, NJ9,58532494525
Silverton, OR9,5851782,1512,328
Aiea, HI9,5941591,7971,956
Harvard, IL9,589121805926
Source: The Harvard, 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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