Reported Annual Crime In McHenry

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 peopleMcHenry/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime336n/a (estimate)1,2492,3372,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMcHenry/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape20n/a74.446.042.6
Robbery3n/a11.2111.586.2
Assault25n/a93.0239.7246.8
Violent crime48n/a (estimate)178404381
Burglary26n/a96.7306.7376.0
Theft241n/a896.11,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft21n/a78.1153.8228.9
Property crime288n/a (estimate)1,0711,9332,200
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in McHenry, IL. These figures on reported criminal activity in McHenry, IL, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in McHenry, IL is 47% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Illinois, and when compared with the national average, is 52% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, McHenry, IL has 56% lower than violent crime rate than Illinois average, while remaining 53% lower than the national average. In property crime, McHenry, IL is 45% lower than the average of Illinois and is 51% lower than the national average.

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in McHenry is 52% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.42 daily crimes that occur in McHenry.
  • McHenry is safer than 59% of the cities in the United States.
  • In McHenry you have a 1 in 81 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in McHenry has decreased by 25%.

Compare McHenry, IL Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In McHenry (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in McHenry, IL for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Illinois as well as those across America as a whole. The McHenry, IL total amount of daily offenses is 1.87 times less than the Illinois average and 2.07 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in McHenry, IL is 2.26 times less than the Illinois average, and it is 2.13 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that McHenry, IL has a daily crime figure that is 1.80 times less than the Illinois average and 2.05 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is McHenry (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in McHenry, IL compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that McHenry, IL safer than 42% when compared to other Illinois cities, and 59% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from 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 McHenry, IL. At this time, McHenry, IL sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in McHenry

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in McHenry is 1 in 561
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in McHenry is 1 in 94
      The chance of being a victim of crime in McHenry is 1 in 81
      Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in McHenry, IL? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in McHenry, IL, then there is a 1 in 561 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 94. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 81 risk that you will become a victim of crime in McHenry, IL.

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

      A good indicator of whether McHenry, IL is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in McHenry, IL has increased by 19%, while the property crime rate in McHenry, IL has decreased by 29% year over year. The number of total crimes in McHenry, IL has decreased by 25% year over year.

      McHenry police department

      ItemMcHenryIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5930,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.63.3
      There are a total of 59 McHenry police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 17.5% less than the Illinois average and 32.9% 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

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      McCullom Lake, IL1,0119999198
      Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, WI1,63641219260
      Prairie Grove, IL1,70457271328
      Bull Valley, IL1,21357271328
      Third Lake, IL1,26662295356
      Port Barrington, IL1,49063300363
      North Barrington, IL2,97263303367
      McHenry, IL26,6311781,0711,249

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      Middle River, MD26,6317003,0333,733
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      Ilchester, MD26,6743731,6181,992
      McHenry, IL26,6311781,0711,249
      Source: The McHenry, 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.