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Total crime 51%
Violent crime 75%
Property crime 47%
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 peopleWoodstock/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime322n/a (estimate)1,2702,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape10n/a39.446.042.6
Robbery2n/a7.9111.586.2
Assault12n/a47.3239.7246.8
Violent crime24n/a (estimate)95404381
Burglary27n/a106.5306.7376.0
Theft266n/a1,049.21,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft5n/a19.7153.8228.9
Property crime298n/a (estimate)1,1751,9332,200

Key findings

  • Woodstock crime rates are 51% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Woodstock are 75% lower than the national average
  • In Woodstock you have a 1 in 79 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Woodstock is safer than 73% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Woodstock has decreased by 26%

Woodstock crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Woodstock (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Woodstock, IL per 100,000 people. In Woodstock, the total number of daily crimes is 1.84 times less than the Illinois average and 2.03 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Woodstock is 4.27 times less than the Illinois average and 4.02 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Woodstock has a daily crime rate that is 1.64 times less than the Illinois average and 1.87 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Woodstock (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Woodstock to every other city in Illinois, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Woodstock safe? The gauges above illustrate that Woodstock is safer than 56% of every city located within Illinois along with 73% 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, Woodstock, IL is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Woodstock

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Woodstock is 1 in 1057
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Woodstock is 1 in 86
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Woodstock is 1 in 79
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Woodstock? In Woodstock, you have a 1 in 1057 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 86. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Woodstock, IL is 1 in 79.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Woodstock is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Woodstock has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 30% in Woodstock, while property crimes in Woodstock have decreased by 26%. Total crime has decreased by 26% year over year.

      Woodstock police department

      ItemWoodstockIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4930,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.02.63.3
      There are a total of 49 Woodstock police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 25.4% less than the Illinois average and 39.2% 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
      Sharon, WI1,7440191191
      McCullom Lake, IL1,0119999198
      Gilberts, IL7,47936242279
      Bull Valley, IL1,21357271328
      Prairie Grove, IL1,70457271328
      Port Barrington, IL1,49063300363
      Huntley, IL25,83133358391
      Woodstock, IL25,232951,1751,270

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lincolnia, VA25,2291231,0231,146
      Wyandotte, MI25,2252451,5971,842
      Bridgeton, NJ25,2098322,9533,785
      Cibolo, TX25,2561208811,001
      Dedham, MA25,272281,3331,360
      Woodstock, IL25,232951,1751,270
      Source: The Woodstock, 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.