Elmhurst, IL Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
468
Total Crimes
995.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-61.25%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Elmhurst, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Elmhurst is 995.2 per 100,000 people. That's -61.25% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -57.41% lower than the Illinois total crime rate of 2,337.0 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

Elmhurst SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
5

How Does Elmhurst Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Elmhurst
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 468 995.2 2,337.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 9 19.1 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 8 17.0 239.7 246.8
Violent Crime 23 48.9 404.1 368.9
Burglary 63 134.0 306.7 376.0
Larceny 372 791.1 1,472.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 10 21.3 153.8 228.9
Property Crime 445 946.3 1,932.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Elmhurst

23
Violent Crimes
48.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-86.74%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 2,044.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Elmhurst each year. That compares to a 1 in 247.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Elmhurst is 48.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -86.74% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -87.90% lower than the Illinois violent crime rate of 404.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Elmhurst

445
Property Crimes
946.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-56.98%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 105.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Elmhurst each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Elmhurst is 946.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -56.98% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -51.04% lower than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,932.8 per 100,000 people.

Elmhurst Crime Compared To Illinois Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Illinois.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Elmhurst

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Glenview, IL 48,088 456 948.3 877.6 70.7
Lombard, IL 43,794 908 2,073.3 1,954.6 118.7
Buffalo Grove, IL 41,182 275 667.8 650.8 17.0
Park Ridge, IL 37,490 362 965.6 909.6 56.0
Addison, IL 36,791 525 1,427.0 1,261.2 165.8
Northbrook, IL 33,424 518 1,549.8 1,531.8 18.0
Glen Ellyn, IL 28,079 238 847.6 772.8 74.8
Wilmette, IL 27,467 272 990.3 942.9 47.3
Melrose Park, IL 25,164 401 1,593.5 1,255.8 337.8
Villa Park, IL 21,806 259 1,187.7 1,063.9 123.8
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