Glendale Heights, IL Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
401
Total Crimes
1,183.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-52.21%
Below National Average
284 out of 572
In Illinois
3,922 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Glendale Heights, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Glendale Heights is 1,183.7 per 100,000 people. That's -52.21% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -47.47% lower than the Illinois total crime rate of 2,253.4 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.

Glendale Heights SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
6

How Does Glendale Heights Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Glendale Heights
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 401 1,183.7 2,253.4 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 8 23.6 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 9 26.6 254.0 250.2
Violent Crime 28 82.6 406.9 366.7
Burglary 25 73.8 271.7 340.5
Larceny 329 971.1 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 19 56.1 148.2 219.9
Property Crime 373 1,101.0 1,846.5 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Glendale Heights

28.0
Violent Crimes
82.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-77.46%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,209.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Glendale Heights each year. That compares to a 1 in 245.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Glendale Heights is 82.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -77.46% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -79.69% lower than the Illinois violent crime rate of 406.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Glendale Heights

373.0
Property Crimes
1,101.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-47.82%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 90.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Glendale Heights each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Glendale Heights is 1,101.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -47.82% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -40.37% lower than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,846.5 per 100,000 people.

Glendale Heights 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 Glendale Heights

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Wheaton, IL 53,160 655 1,232.1 1,149.4 82.8
Glenview, IL 47,581 443 931.0 826.0 105.1
Elmhurst, IL 46,857 513 1,094.8 1,020.1 74.7
Lombard, IL 44,672 992 2,220.6 2,124.4 96.3
Buffalo Grove, IL 40,768 299 733.4 706.4 27.0
Carol Stream, IL 39,599 441 1,113.7 1,040.4 73.2
Hanover Park, IL 37,699 283 750.7 671.1 79.6
Park Ridge, IL 37,206 306 822.4 792.9 29.6
Addison, IL 36,676 496 1,352.4 1,153.3 199.0
Northbrook, IL 33,158 489 1,474.8 1,447.6 27.1
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