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Total crime 47%
Violent crime 91%
Property crime 39%
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 peopleWest Dundee/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime111n/a (estimate)1,3232,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape3n/a35.848.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault0n/a0.0254.0250.2
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)36407379
Burglary7n/a83.5271.7340.5
Theft98n/a1,168.31,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft3n/a35.8148.2219.9
Property crime108n/a (estimate)1,2881,8472,110

Key findings

  • West Dundee crime rates are 47% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in West Dundee are 91% lower than the national average
  • In West Dundee you have a 1 in 76 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • West Dundee is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in West Dundee has increased by 6%

West Dundee crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In West Dundee (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in West Dundee, Illinois is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for West Dundee are 1.70 times less than the Illinois average and 1.88 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in West Dundee are 11.38 times less than than Illinois and 10.61 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in West Dundee are 1.43 times less than than Illinois and 1.64 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is West Dundee (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Illinois and all other cities across the US, is West Dundee safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that West Dundee is safer than 62% of other cities in the state of Illinois. In addition, West Dundee is safer than 75% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Illinois and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than West Dundee. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that West Dundee is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Dundee

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Dundee is 1 in 2796
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Dundee is 1 in 78
      The chance of being a victim of crime in West Dundee is 1 in 76
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in West Dundee? In West Dundee, you have a 1 in 2796 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 78. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in West Dundee, IL is 1 in 76.

      Year Over Year Crime In West Dundee (per 100,000 people)

      Determining whether West Dundee is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. West Dundee violent crime rates have decreased by 83%. At the same time, property crime has increased by 25% year over year. Total crimes for West Dundee has increased by 6% in the same time frame.

      West Dundee police department

      ItemWest DundeeIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2230,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.02.63.3
      There are a total of 22 West Dundee police officers. This results in 3.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 12.2% greater than the Illinois average and 8.6% 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
      Union, IL484000
      Tower Lakes, IL1,149000
      Campton Hills, IL11,50096271
      Wayne, IL2,51341165206
      Hawthorn Woods, IL7,59023185208
      Inverness, IL7,8440242242
      Prairie Grove, IL1,70457259316
      West Dundee, IL7,369361,2881,323

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Globe, AZ7,3691,8307,1698,999
      Sioux Center, IA7,37039273312
      Washington, IA7,3686561,8052,461
      Waite Park, MN7,3714258,2958,720
      Fort Pierce North, FL7,3654802,7263,207
      West Dundee, IL7,369361,2881,323
      Source: The West Dundee, 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.