Freeport, IL Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
621
Total Crimes
2,599.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
1.22%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Freeport, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Freeport is 2,599.7 per 100,000 people. That's 1.22% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 11.24% higher 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.

Freeport SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Freeport
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 621 2,599.7 2,337.0 2,568.4
Murder 1 4.2 6.9 5.0
Robbery 7 29.3 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 21 87.9 239.7 246.8
Violent Crime 49 205.1 404.1 368.9
Burglary 89 372.6 306.7 376.0
Larceny 468 1,959.2 1,472.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 15 62.8 153.8 228.9
Property Crime 572 2,394.6 1,932.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Freeport

49
Violent Crimes
205.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-44.39%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 487.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Freeport each year. That compares to a 1 in 247.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Freeport is 205.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -44.39% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -49.24% lower than the Illinois violent crime rate of 404.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Freeport

572
Property Crimes
2,394.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
8.87%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 41.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Freeport each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Freeport is 2,394.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 8.87% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 23.89% higher than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,932.8 per 100,000 people.

Freeport 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 Freeport

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Dixon, IL 15,129 254 1,678.9 1,467.4 211.5
Sterling, IL 14,674 470 3,202.9 2,971.2 231.7
Verona, WI 13,490 226 1,675.3 1,534.5 140.8
Stoughton, WI 13,149 260 1,977.3 1,810.0 167.3
Oregon, WI 10,549 101 957.4 919.5 37.9
Roscoe, IL 10,466 103 984.1 888.6 95.5
Rock Falls, IL 8,844 100 1,130.7 1,006.3 124.4
Mount Horeb, WI 7,462 79 1,058.7 951.5 107.2
Rockton, IL 7,443 193 2,593.0 2,472.1 120.9
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