Reported Annual Crime In Schaumburg

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSchaumburg/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,323n/a (estimate)1,7772,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSchaumburg/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a2.77.85.3
Rape13n/a17.543.441.7
Robbery31n/a41.6137.298.0
Assault33n/a44.3250.4248.9
Violent crime79n/a (estimate)106439383
Burglary92n/a123.5339.5430.4
Theft1,103n/a1,481.11,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theft49n/a65.8163.1237.4
Property crime1,244n/a (estimate)1,6702,0112,362

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The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Schaumburg, IL. The total number of reported crimes in Schaumburg, IL is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Schaumburg, IL crime rate is 27% lower than the Illinois average and is 35% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Schaumburg, IL has a violent crime rate that is 76% lower than the Illinois average and 72% lower than the national average. For property crime, Schaumburg, IL is 17% lower than the Illinois average and 29% lower than the national average.
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The Schaumburg crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Schaumburg 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 Schaumburg crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Schaumburg is 35% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.87 daily crimes that occur in Schaumburg.
  • Schaumburg is safer than 66% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Schaumburg you have a 1 in 57 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Schaumburg has decreased by 29%.

Compare Schaumburg, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Schaumburg (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Schaumburg, IL is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Illinois and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Schaumburg, IL are 1.38 times less than the Illinois average and 1.55 times less than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Schaumburg, IL are 4.14 times less than than Illinois and 3.61 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Schaumburg, IL are 1.20 times less than than Illinois and 1.41 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Schaumburg (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Schaumburg, IL in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Illinois as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Schaumburg, IL to other cities in the state and across the country, Schaumburg, IL is 49% safer than other cities of Illinois and 66% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Illinois cities and all around the United States, Schaumburg, IL has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Schaumburg, IL crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Schaumburg

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Schaumburg is 1 in 943
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Schaumburg is 1 in 60
The chance of being a victim of crime in Schaumburg is 1 in 57
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Schaumburg, IL? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Schaumburg, IL your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 943. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 60 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 Schaumburg, IL is 1 in 57.

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

Determining whether Schaumburg, 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. Schaumburg, IL has increased by 45% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 31% year over year. Total crimes for Schaumburg, IL has decreased by 29% in the same time frame.

Schaumburg police department

ItemSchaumburgIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)15230,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.02.63.3
There are a total of 152 Schaumburg police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 23% less than the Illinois average and 37.3% less than the National average.

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
Wayne, IL2,5130123123
Hawthorn Woods, IL7,59024243267
Lake in the Hills, IL28,90887212299
Sleepy Hollow, IL3,33860240300
Port Barrington, IL1,49068312380
North Barrington, IL2,97269315384
Tower Lakes, IL1,1490402402
Schaumburg, IL74,3661061,6701,777

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
San Ramon, CA74,366731,2761,349
Bolingbrook, IL74,3201879841,171
Conroe, TX74,4822912,2582,549
Kendall, FL74,5591881,1561,343
Decatur, IL74,0636143,3183,932
Schaumburg, IL74,3661061,6701,777
Source: The Schaumburg, 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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