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Total crime 56%
Violent crime 49%
Property crime 57%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLake of the Woods/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,132 (estimate)2,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a46.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a111.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a239.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)196 (estimate)404381
Burglaryn/an/an/a306.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a153.8228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)936 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Lake of the Woods crime rates are 56% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lake of the Woods are 49% lower than the national average
  • In Lake of the Woods you have a 1 in 89 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lake of the Woods is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lake of the Woods has decreased by 5%

Lake of the Woods crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Lake of the Woods (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lake of the Woods

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lake of the Woods is 1 in 512
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lake of the Woods is 1 in 107
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lake of the Woods is 1 in 89

      Year Over Year Crime In Lake of the Woods (per 100,000 people)

      Lake of the Woods police department

      ItemLake of the WoodsIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a30,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      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
      Monticello, IL5,609198504702
      Mahomet, IL7,996115646761
      Tolono, IL3,101145667812
      Philo, IL1,627151723874
      Thomasboro, IL1,1221858851,070
      Farmer City, IL2,0772009571,157
      Fisher, IL1,9891011,5211,622
      Lake of the Woods, IL2,6871969361,132

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hanapepe, HI2,6871151,3241,439
      Durham, CT2,68773590662
      Dennison, OH2,68777307384
      Seagraves, TX2,687174452626
      Sells, AZ2,6882981,6801,978
      Lake of the Woods, IL2,6871969361,132
      Source: The Lake of the Woods, 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.