Western Springs, IL Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
156
Total Crimes
1,151.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-55.19%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Western Springs, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Western Springs is 1,151.0 per 100,000 people. That's -55.19% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -50.75% 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.

Western Springs SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
10
Commute
4

How Does Western Springs Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Western Springs
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 156 1,151.0 2,337.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 1 7.4 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 1 7.4 239.7 246.8
Violent Crime 2 14.8 404.1 368.9
Burglary 13 95.9 306.7 376.0
Larceny 139 1,025.5 1,472.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 2 14.8 153.8 228.9
Property Crime 154 1,136.2 1,932.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Western Springs

2
Violent Crimes
14.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-96.00%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 6,777.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Western Springs each year. That compares to a 1 in 247.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Western Springs is 14.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -96.00% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -96.35% lower than the Illinois violent crime rate of 404.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Western Springs

154
Property Crimes
1,136.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-48.34%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 88.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Western Springs each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Western Springs is 1,136.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -48.34% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -41.22% lower than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,932.8 per 100,000 people.

Western Springs 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 Western Springs

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Wheaton, IL 53,418 668 1,250.5 1,177.5 73.0
Glenview, IL 48,088 456 948.3 877.6 70.7
Elmhurst, IL 47,025 468 995.2 946.3 48.9
Park Ridge, IL 37,490 362 965.6 909.6 56.0
Glen Ellyn, IL 28,079 238 847.6 772.8 74.8
Hinsdale, IL 17,831 100 560.8 549.6 11.2
Westchester, IL 16,423 191 1,163.0 1,047.3 115.7
La Grange, IL 15,583 168 1,078.1 981.8 96.3
La Grange Park, IL 13,411 67 499.6 462.3 37.3
Burr Ridge, IL 10,852 193 1,778.5 1,750.8 27.6
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