A+
61%
Total crime NAT. AVG.
64%
Violent crime NAT. AVG.
60%
Property crime NAT. AVG.
Search Homes for Sale
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2022 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2023; this is the most current data available.
Hillcrest crime rates are not available from the FBI crime report. The FBI's uniform crime reporting program (UCR), gathers data from more than 18,000 law enforcement agencies. The agencies include city, university, college, county, state, tribal and federal law enforcement agencies. When combined, they represent approximately 309 million American residents, or a 98% coverage rate of large metropolitan areas. This does result in approximately 20 million people who live in areas where the FBI does not provide crime reports. These areas tend to be smaller towns, villages or suburbs. Given that Hillcrest crime stats are not covered by the FBI crime reports, either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are calculated based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita, poverty rates, unemployment rates, educational achievement and population density. The Hillcrest crime estimates should be used at your own risk. Please be aware that the data displayed above is estimated and not officially reported by any agency. The Hillcrest crime map can also be used to view a visual display of crimes committed on a block group level.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHillcrest/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)910 (estimate)1,9702,324
Murdern/an/an/a7.86.3
Rapen/an/an/a48.140.0
Robberyn/an/an/a84.766.1
Assaultn/an/an/a146.7268.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)133 (estimate)287370
Burglaryn/an/an/a208.5269.8
Theftn/an/an/a1,192.71,401.9
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a281.6282.7
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)778 (estimate)1,6831,954

Hillcrest crime map



The Hillcrest crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Hillcrest as reported by the local law enforcement agencies. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Hillcrest crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level. Please note that the red areas on the Hillcrest crime map does not always indicate that it is a dangerous area for its residents. Areas on the heat map could be inflated if they are located in high traffic areas like airports, sports centers or large parks. Other areas on the heat map could see increased crime rates if they are located in major tourist areas like the downtown core.
New Real Estate Listings in Hillcrest Area
Search Homes for Sale in Hillcrest, IL

Compare Hillcrest, IL Crime

      vs

      Crime Quick Facts

      • Hillcrest crime rates are 61% lower than the national average
      • Violent crimes in Hillcrest are 64% lower than the national average
      • In Hillcrest you have a 1 in 110 chance of becoming a victim of crime
      • Hillcrest is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States
      • Year over year crime in Hillcrest has decreased by 1%

      Hillcrest, IL Crime Quiz

         

        Safest Places to Live in and Around Hillcrest

        See all the best places to live around Hillcrest
        How would you rate the amount of crime in Hillcrest?
        Write a review to give others more information about this area.
        Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Hillcrest?
        Write a review to give others more information about this area.
        See all Hillcrest poll results

        Daily Crime In Hillcrest (per 100,000 people)

        How Safe is Hillcrest (higher is better)

        Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hillcrest

        The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hillcrest is 1 in 755
        The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hillcrest is 1 in 129
        The chance of being a victim of crime in Hillcrest is 1 in 110

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

        Hillcrest police department

        Item Hillcrest Illinois National
        Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a30,690558,732
        Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

        Sex offenders in Illinois

        State Total offenders Illinois /100K National /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 Population Violent crime/100k people Property crime/100k people Total crime/100k people
        Stillman Valley, IL1,348121710831
        Malta, IL1,431125734860
        Kirkland, IL1,524128749877
        Ashton, IL827132774906
        Franklin Grove, IL948137802938
        Davis Junction, IL2,574140818958
        Byron, IL3,6071639571,120
        Hillcrest, IL1,672133778910

        Cities with similar population

        City Population Violent crime/100k people Property crime/100k people Total crime/100k people
        Waterville, NY1,6722198801,099
        Ashley, OH1,672134813947
        Leona Valley, CA1,672147689836
        Mercersburg, PA1,673106560665
        Taylorsville, KY1,671781,3991,476
        Hillcrest, IL1,672133778910
        Source: The Hillcrest, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2022. 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.