B+
Total crime 61%
Violent crime 22%
Property crime 69%
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 peopleWorth/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime101n/a (estimate)9592,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape14n/a132.948.042.6
Robbery6n/a57.098.481.6
Assault11n/a104.4254.0250.2
Violent crime31n/a (estimate)294407379
Burglary30n/a284.8271.7340.5
Theft32n/a303.81,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft8n/a75.9148.2219.9
Property crime70n/a (estimate)6651,8472,110

Key findings

  • Worth crime rates are 61% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Worth are 22% lower than the national average
  • In Worth you have a 1 in 105 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Worth is safer than 48% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Worth has decreased by 32%

Worth crime map

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

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Compare Worth, IL Crime

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      Daily Crime In Worth (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Worth, IL per 100,000 people. In Worth, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 2.35 times less than the Illinois average and 2.60 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Worth is 1.38 times less than the Illinois average and 1.29 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Worth has a daily crime rate that is 2.78 times less than the Illinois average and 3.18 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Worth (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Worth to every other city in Illinois, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Worth safe? The gauges above illustrate that Worth is safer than 34% of every city located within Illinois along with 48% 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, Worth, IL is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Worth

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Worth is 1 in 340
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Worth is 1 in 151
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Worth is 1 in 105
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Worth, Illinois you have a 1 in 340 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 151 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 105 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Worth.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Worth is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Worth has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 20% in Worth, while property crimes in Worth have decreased by 42%. Total crime has decreased by 32% year over year.

      Worth police department

      ItemWorthIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2530,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.32.63.3
      There are a total of 25 Worth police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 12.9% less than the Illinois average and 29.1% 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
      Palos Park, IL4,93421336357
      Orland Hills, IL7,24114354368
      Hometown, IL4,34370352422
      Justice, IL12,95732465497
      Homer Glen, IL24,38524504528
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64157498555
      La Grange Park, IL13,59645611656
      Worth, IL10,776294665959

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Saks, AL10,7776063,1733,779
      Vermillion, SD10,7781941,9292,123
      Miami Shores, FL10,7722185,4115,628
      Monroe, WI10,771661,1671,234
      Waimea, HI10,7703353,3273,661
      Worth, IL10,776294665959
      Source: The Worth, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.