A+
Total crime 70%
Violent crime 64%
Property crime 70%
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 peopleRapids City/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)785 (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)136 (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)650 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Rapids City crime rates are 70% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Rapids City are 64% lower than the national average
  • In Rapids City you have a 1 in 128 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Rapids City is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Rapids City has decreased by 6%

Rapids City crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Rapids City crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Rapids City 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 Rapids City crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Rapids City

See all the best places to live around Rapids City

Compare Rapids City, IL Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Rapids City?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Rapids City?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Rapids City poll results

      Daily Crime In Rapids City (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Rapids City (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rapids City

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rapids City is 1 in 737
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rapids City is 1 in 154
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Rapids City is 1 in 128

      Year Over Year Crime In Rapids City (per 100,000 people)

      Rapids City police department

      ItemRapids CityIllinoisNational
      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
      Hillsdale, IL5570196196
      Erie, IL1,5450395395
      Princeton, IA1,10076511587
      Hampton, IL1,996111498609
      Park View, IA2,71889604693
      Le Claire, IA3,931224499723
      Port Byron, IL1,670135647782
      Rapids City, IL1,095136650785

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fletcher, OK1,0950351351
      Solomon, KS1,0951961,1791,375
      Ray City, GA1,0952821,8782,160
      La Puebla, NM1,0953301,3171,647
      Laurys Station, PA1,09568333402
      Rapids City, IL1,095136650785
      Source: The Rapids City, 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.