Wood Dale, IL Crime Statistics For 2020

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-08
201
Total Crimes
1,456.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-43.29%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Wood Dale, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Wood Dale is 1,456.5 per 100,000 people. That's -43.29% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -37.67% 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.

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Wood Dale SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
6

How Does Wood Dale Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Wood Dale
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 201 1,456.5 2,337.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 3 21.7 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 4 29.0 239.7 246.8
Violent Crime 10 72.5 404.1 368.9
Burglary 22 159.4 306.7 376.0
Larceny 161 1,166.7 1,472.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 8 58.0 153.8 228.9
Property Crime 191 1,384.1 1,932.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Wood Dale

10
Violent Crimes
72.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-80.36%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,380.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Wood Dale each year. That compares to a 1 in 247.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Wood Dale is 72.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -80.36% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -82.07% lower than the Illinois violent crime rate of 404.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Wood Dale

191
Property Crimes
1,384.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-37.07%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 72.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Wood Dale each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Wood Dale is 1,384.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -37.07% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -28.39% lower than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,932.8 per 100,000 people.

Wood Dale 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 Wood Dale

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
Elmhurst, IL 47,025 468 995.2 946.3 48.9
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
Highland Park, IL 29,764 222 745.9 665.2 80.6
Wilmette, IL 27,467 272 990.3 942.9 47.3
Roselle, IL 22,799 215 943.0 903.5 39.5
Bloomingdale, IL 22,008 520 2,362.8 2,217.4 145.4
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