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Total crime 46%
Violent crime 36%
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 peopleWorth/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime149n/a (estimate)1,4002,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape11n/a103.446.042.6
Robbery7n/a65.8111.586.2
Assault8n/a75.2239.7246.8
Violent crime26n/a (estimate)244404381
Burglary21n/a197.3306.7376.0
Theft92n/a864.51,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft10n/a94.0153.8228.9
Property crime123n/a (estimate)1,1561,9332,200

Key findings

  • Worth crime rates are 46% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Worth are 36% lower than the national average
  • In Worth you have a 1 in 72 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Worth is safer than 53% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Worth has increased by 18%

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 1.67 times less than the Illinois average and 1.84 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Worth is 1.65 times less than the Illinois average and 1.56 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Worth has a daily crime rate that is 1.67 times less than the Illinois average and 1.90 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 35% of every city located within Illinois along with 53% 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 above 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 410
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Worth is 1 in 87
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Worth is 1 in 72
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Worth, Illinois you have a 1 in 410 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 87 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 72 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 63% in Worth, while property crimes in Worth have increased by 12%. Total crime has increased by 18% 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
      Justice, IL12,95755226281
      Hometown, IL4,34370352422
      La Grange Park, IL13,59637462500
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64180480560
      Hinsdale, IL17,43811550561
      Palos Hills, IL17,545104484588
      Willow Springs, IL5,67771550621
      Worth, IL10,7762441,1561,400

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Saks, AL10,7776173,3423,959
      Vermillion, SD10,7782411,9992,240
      Miami Shores, FL10,7723194,9005,219
      Monroe, WI10,7711041,2011,305
      Waimea, HI10,7702923,3603,652
      Worth, IL10,7762441,1561,400
      Source: The Worth, 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.