Reported Annual Crime In Rochester

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 peopleRochester/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime28n/a (estimate)7422,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRochester/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.85.3
Rape2n/a53.043.441.7
Robbery0n/a0.0137.298.0
Assault9n/a238.6250.4248.9
Violent crime11n/a (estimate)292439383
Burglary4n/a106.0339.5430.4
Theft10n/a265.11,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theft3n/a79.5163.1237.4
Property crime17n/a (estimate)4512,0112,362

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A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Rochester, IL is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Rochester, IL. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Rochester, IL averages 70% lower than the rest of Illinois while the rate of crime on a national scale is 73% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Rochester, IL is 34% lower than the average rate of crime in Illinois and 24% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 78% lower than the remainder of the state of Illinois and 81% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Rochester, IL area.
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The Rochester crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Rochester 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 Rochester crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Rochester is 73% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.03 daily crimes that occur in Rochester.
  • Rochester is safer than 53% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Rochester you have a 1 in 135 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Rochester has decreased by 3%.

Compare Rochester, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Rochester (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Rochester, IL per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Illinois as well as national figures. In Rochester, IL the total number of daily crimes is 3.30 times less than the Illinois average and 3.70 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Rochester, IL are 1.50 times less than the Illinois average and 1.31 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Rochester, IL has a daily crime rate that is 4.46 times less than the Illinois average and 5.24 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Rochester (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Rochester, IL compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Rochester, IL safer than 36% when compared to other Illinois cities, and 53% 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 Rochester, IL. At this time, Rochester, IL sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rochester

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rochester is 1 in 343
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rochester is 1 in 222
The chance of being a victim of crime in Rochester is 1 in 135
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Rochester, IL? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Rochester, IL your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 343. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 222 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 Rochester, IL is 1 in 135.

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

Determining whether Rochester, 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. Rochester, IL has increased by 85% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 26% year over year. Total crimes for Rochester, IL has decreased by 3% in the same time frame.

Rochester police department

ItemRochesterIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)830,690558,732
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
Pawnee, IL2,73807474
Leland Grove, IL1,62562282344
Thayer, IL728149299448
Divernon, IL1,20188439527
Athens, IL2,0130617617
Williamsville, IL1,346156715871
Sherman, IL4,40421900921
Rochester, IL3,687292451742

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Harrisburg, OR3,6871871,9852,172
Independence, MN3,68745418463
Harrington, DE3,6885683,2443,812
Citrus City, TX3,6863341,9532,287
Pantops, VA3,68880693773
Rochester, IL3,687292451742
Source: The Rochester, 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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