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Total crime 55%
Violent crime 83%
Property crime 50%
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 peopleLa Grange/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime172n/a (estimate)1,1152,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape0n/a0.048.042.6
Robbery4n/a25.998.481.6
Assault6n/a38.9254.0250.2
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)65407379
Burglary20n/a129.7271.7340.5
Theft139n/a901.21,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft3n/a19.5148.2219.9
Property crime162n/a (estimate)1,0501,8472,110

Key findings

  • La Grange crime rates are 55% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in La Grange are 83% lower than the national average
  • In La Grange you have a 1 in 90 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • La Grange is safer than 77% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in La Grange has increased by 3%

La Grange crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In La Grange (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in La Grange, IL per 100,000 people. In La Grange, the total number of daily crimes is 2.02 times less than the Illinois average and 2.23 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in La Grange is 6.28 times less than the Illinois average and 5.85 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, La Grange has a daily crime rate that is 1.76 times less than the Illinois average and 2.01 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is La Grange (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in La Grange, Illinois compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is La Grange safe? In the graphs above, it shows that La Grange is safer than 65% of Illinois cities, and 77% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Illinois, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than La Grange. At this time, La Grange sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in La Grange

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in La Grange is 1 in 1543
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in La Grange is 1 in 96
      The chance of being a victim of crime in La Grange is 1 in 90
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In La Grange, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1543. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 96 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in La Grange is 1 in 90.

      Year Over Year Crime In La Grange (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for La Grange is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in La Grange has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 32% in La Grange, while property crimes in La Grange have increased by 7%. Total crime has increased by 3% year over year.

      La Grange police department

      ItemLa GrangeIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3730,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.63.3
      There are a total of 37 La Grange police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10.6% less than the Illinois average and 27.2% 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
      Naperville, IL145,78969136205
      Palos Park, IL4,93421336357
      Orland Hills, IL7,24114354368
      Hometown, IL4,34370352422
      Justice, IL12,95732465497
      Homer Glen, IL24,38524504528
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64157498555
      La Grange, IL15,688651,0501,115

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Elkton, MD15,6879646,6347,598
      Mineral Wells, TX15,6911483,0733,221
      Conyers, GA15,6824653,2393,704
      New Haven, IN15,6772972,0612,358
      Seagoville, TX15,701822,0742,155
      La Grange, IL15,688651,0501,115
      Source: The La Grange, 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.