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Total crime 51%
Violent crime 48%
Property crime 52%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRomeoville/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime480n/a (estimate)1,2122,2532,489
Murder1n/a2.56.65.0
Rape16n/a40.448.042.6
Robbery18n/a45.498.481.6
Assault43n/a108.5254.0250.2
Violent crime78n/a (estimate)197407379
Burglary38n/a95.9271.7340.5
Theft335n/a845.61,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft29n/a73.2148.2219.9
Property crime402n/a (estimate)1,0151,8472,110

Key findings

  • Romeoville crime rates are 51% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Romeoville are 48% lower than the national average
  • In Romeoville you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Romeoville is safer than 59% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Romeoville has decreased by 2%

Romeoville crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Romeoville (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Romeoville, per 100,000 residents. In Romeoville, the total number of daily crimes is 1.86 times less than the Illinois average and 2.05 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Romeoville are 2.07 times less than the Illinois average and 1.93 times less than the national average. For property crime, Romeoville has a daily crime rate that is 1.82 times less than the Illinois average and 2.08 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Romeoville (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Romeoville to every other city in Illinois, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Romeoville safe? The gauges above illustrate that Romeoville is safer than 43% of every city located within Illinois along with 59% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Illinois and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Romeoville, IL is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Romeoville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Romeoville is 1 in 508
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Romeoville is 1 in 99
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Romeoville is 1 in 83
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Romeoville, Illinois you have a 1 in 508 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 99 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Romeoville.

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

      Determining whether Romeoville is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Romeoville violent crime rates have increased by 35%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 7% year over year. Total crimes for Romeoville has decreased by 2% in the same time frame.

      Romeoville police department

      ItemRomeovilleIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)8430,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.63.3
      There are a total of 84 Romeoville police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.5% less than the Illinois average and 35.3% 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Naperville, IL145,78969136205
      Palos Park, IL4,93421336357
      Orland Hills, IL7,24114354368
      Justice, IL12,95732465497
      Homer Glen, IL24,38524504528
      Manhattan, IL7,40512517529
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64157498555
      Romeoville, IL39,7391971,0151,212

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Calexico, CA39,7502332,2172,450
      Odenton, MD39,7594311,8502,280
      Woodlawn, MD39,6856202,6623,282
      Maplewood, MN39,6783825,0315,414
      La Quinta, CA39,8011622,4552,616
      Romeoville, IL39,7391971,0151,212
      Source: The Romeoville, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.