Reported Annual Crime In St. Charles

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSt. Charles/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime324n/a (estimate)9882,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSt. Charles/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a6.17.85.3
Rape3n/a9.243.441.7
Robbery6n/a18.3137.298.0
Assault45n/a137.3250.4248.9
Violent crime56n/a (estimate)171439383
Burglary31n/a94.6339.5430.4
Theft223n/a680.31,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theft14n/a42.7163.1237.4
Property crime268n/a (estimate)8182,0112,362

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The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in St. Charles, IL. The total number of reported crimes in St. Charles, 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 St. Charles, IL crime rate is 60% lower than the Illinois average and is 64% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, St. Charles, IL has a violent crime rate that is 61% lower than the Illinois average and 55% lower than the national average. For property crime, St. Charles, IL is 59% lower than the Illinois average and 65% lower than the national average.
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The St. Charles crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in St. Charles 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 St. Charles crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in St. Charles is 64% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.71 daily crimes that occur in St. Charles.
  • St. Charles is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States.
  • In St. Charles you have a 1 in 102 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in St. Charles has decreased by 23%.

Compare St. Charles, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In St. Charles (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in St. Charles, IL per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Illinois as well as national figures. In St. Charles, IL the total number of daily crimes is 2.48 times less than the Illinois average and 2.78 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in St. Charles, IL are 2.57 times less than the Illinois average and 2.24 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, St. Charles, IL has a daily crime rate that is 2.46 times less than the Illinois average and 2.89 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is St. Charles (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the St. Charles, IL area in comparison to other Illinois communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show St. Charles, IL being safer than 54% of cities in Illinois and 70% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Illinois cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to St. Charles, IL. In conclusion, St. Charles, IL now ranks above average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in St. Charles

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in St. Charles is 1 in 586
The chance of being a victim of property crime in St. Charles is 1 in 123
The chance of being a victim of crime in St. Charles is 1 in 102
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in St. Charles, IL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In St. Charles, IL you have a 1 in 586 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 123 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 102 chance of becoming a victim of crime in St. Charles, IL.

Year Over Year Crime In St. Charles (per 100,000 people)

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in St. Charles, IL is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in St. Charles, IL has increased by 159%, while the property crime rate in St. Charles, IL has decreased by 33% year over year. Summing up the numbers, St. Charles, IL has decreased by 23% with regards to total crimes year over year.

St. Charles police department

ItemSt. CharlesIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5930,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.63.3
There are a total of 59 St. Charles police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 33.1% less than the Illinois average and 45.5% 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
Campton Hills, IL11,5000159159
Elburn, IL5,59435259294
Sleepy Hollow, IL3,33860240300
Prestbury, IL1,78062282344
Pingree Grove, IL5,98350400450
Lily Lake, IL1,25387397483
St. Charles, IL32,745171818988

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Kearney, NE32,7093172,3582,675
Tooele, UT32,7833253,4743,799
Rome, NY32,6732201,7481,969
Kennesaw, GA32,6692111,4051,616
Eastpointe, MI32,6488013,3264,127
St. Charles, IL32,745171818988
Source: The St. Charles, 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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