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Total crime 93%
Violent crime 100%
Property crime 92%
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 peopleHomer/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2n/a (estimate)1722,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape0n/a0.048.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault0n/a0.0254.0250.2
Violent crime0n/a (estimate)0407379
Burglary0n/a0.0271.7340.5
Theft2n/a171.71,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0148.2219.9
Property crime2n/a (estimate)1721,8472,110

Key findings

  • Homer crime rates are 93% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Homer are 100% lower than the national average
  • In Homer you have a 1 in 583 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Homer is safer than 96% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Homer has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Homer (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Homer

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Homer is 0
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Homer is 1 in 583
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Homer is 1 in 583

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

      Homer police department

      ItemHomerIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)130,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents0.82.63.3
      There are a total of 1 Homer police officers. This results in 0.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 68.4% less than the Illinois average and 74.3% 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
      Indianola, IL318000
      Fairmount, IL622000
      Sidell, IL5200175175
      Fithian, IL4680440440
      Oakwood, IL1,66667735802
      Philo, IL1,627152690842
      Catlin, IL2,05952824876
      Homer, IL1,2890172172

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Aurora, OR1,28992883974
      Stowell, TX1,2891981,1271,325
      New Waterford, OH1,2891349371,071
      Omao, HI1,289939211,014
      Palmyra, IN1,289153811964
      Homer, IL1,2890172172
      Source: The Homer, 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.