Reported Annual Crime In North Chicago

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorth Chicago/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime154n/a (estimate)5212,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorth Chicago/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a6.87.85.3
Rape21n/a71.143.441.7
Robbery20n/a67.7137.298.0
Assault50n/a169.2250.4248.9
Violent crime93n/a (estimate)315439383
Burglary30n/a101.5339.5430.4
Theft24n/a81.21,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theft7n/a23.7163.1237.4
Property crime61n/a (estimate)2062,0112,362
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in North Chicago, IL is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 79% lower than the average of crimes committed in Illinois. It is also 81% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, North Chicago, IL shows a crime rate that is 28% lower than the Illinois average. The crime rate is also 18% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, North Chicago, IL is shown to be 90% lower than the Illinois average and 91% lower than the national average.
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The North Chicago crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in North Chicago as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The North Chicago crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in North Chicago is 81% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.43 daily crimes that occur in North Chicago.
  • North Chicago is safer than 50% of the cities in the United States.
  • In North Chicago you have a 1 in 192 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in North Chicago has decreased by 85%.

Compare North Chicago, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In North Chicago (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in North Chicago, IL per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Illinois and on a national level. In North Chicago, IL the total number of daily crimes is 4.70 times less than the Illinois average and 5.27 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in North Chicago, IL is 1.39 times less than the Illinois average and 1.22 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, North Chicago, IL has a daily crime rate that is 9.74 times less than the Illinois average and 11.44 times less than the national average.

How Safe is North Chicago (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in North Chicago, IL compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that North Chicago, IL safer than 34% when compared to other Illinois cities, and 50% 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 North Chicago, IL. At this time, North Chicago, IL sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in North Chicago

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in North Chicago is 1 in 318
The chance of being a victim of property crime in North Chicago is 1 in 485
The chance of being a victim of crime in North Chicago is 1 in 192
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in North Chicago, IL? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in North Chicago, IL, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 318. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 485 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in North Chicago, IL is 1 in 192.

Year Over Year Crime In North Chicago (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether North Chicago, IL is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. North Chicago, IL has decreased by 45% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 93% year over year. Total crimes for North Chicago, IL has decreased by 85% in the same time frame.

North Chicago police department

ItemNorth ChicagoIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7730,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

Sex offenders in Illinois

StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
Illinois26,115212222
There are a total of 26,115 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 212 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 5% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hawthorn Woods, IL7,59024243267
Third Lake, IL1,26667307373
North Barrington, IL2,97269315384
Lincolnshire, IL7,29169372441
Kildeer, IL3,97625417442
Knollwood, IL1,72980368448
Green Oaks, IL3,83284383467
North Chicago, IL30,023315206521

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Walnut, CA30,0261421,6071,749
Rochester, NH30,0524763,2953,771
Matthews, NC30,0541643,1163,280
San Pablo, CA29,9915783,3793,957
Westchester, FL30,0583632,2372,600
North Chicago, IL30,023315206521
Source: The North Chicago, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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