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Total crime 55%
Violent crime 80%
Property crime 50%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWestmont/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime289n/a (estimate)1,1672,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape8n/a32.346.042.6
Robbery3n/a12.1111.586.2
Assault8n/a32.3239.7246.8
Violent crime19n/a (estimate)77404381
Burglary39n/a157.5306.7376.0
Theft217n/a876.21,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft14n/a56.5153.8228.9
Property crime270n/a (estimate)1,0901,9332,200

Key findings

  • Westmont crime rates are 55% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Westmont are 80% lower than the national average
  • In Westmont you have a 1 in 86 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Westmont is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Westmont has decreased by 4%

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

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      Daily Crime In Westmont (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Westmont for every 100,000 residents. The Westmont total amount of daily crime is 2.00 times less than the Illinois average and 2.21 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Westmont, is 5.27 times less than the Illinois average, and it is 4.96 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Westmont has a daily crime average that is 1.77 times less than the Illinois average and 2.02 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Westmont (higher is better)

      How safe is Westmont, Illinois compared to other cities in Illinois and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Westmont is safer than 63% of the cities in Illinois and 76% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Illinois and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Westmont. Overall, Westmont is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Westmont

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Westmont is 1 in 1304
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Westmont is 1 in 92
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Westmont is 1 in 86
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Westmont, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1304. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 92 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 Westmont is 1 in 86.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Westmont, Illinois (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Westmont has increased by 26%, the amount of property crime in Westmont has decreased by 6%, and the total amount of crime in Westmont has decreased by 4% year over year.

      Westmont police department

      ItemWestmontIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4530,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.63.3
      There are a total of 45 Westmont police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 31.6% less than the Illinois average and 44.3% 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
      Wayne, IL2,5130205205
      Naperville, IL145,78969136205
      Justice, IL12,95755226281
      Hometown, IL4,34370352422
      Winfield, IL9,543102338440
      Bartlett, IL41,47551411462
      La Grange Park, IL13,59637462500
      Westmont, IL25,149771,0901,167

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lemoore, CA25,1697061,4462,152
      Bailey's Crossroads, VA25,1691841,5341,718
      Grandview, MO25,1266853,6594,344
      Lockport, IL25,09667694760
      Maple Valley, WA25,093571,3511,408
      Westmont, IL25,149771,0901,167
      Source: The Westmont, 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.