Niles, IL Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
660
Total Crimes
2,267.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-8.44%
Below National Average
445 out of 572
In Illinois
6,690 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Niles, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Niles is 2,267.7 per 100,000 people. That's -8.44% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 0.64% higher 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.

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Niles SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Niles
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 660 2,267.7 2,253.4 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 15 51.5 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 16 55.0 254.0 250.2
Violent Crime 36 123.7 406.9 366.7
Burglary 70 240.5 271.7 340.5
Larceny 542 1,862.3 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 12 41.2 148.2 219.9
Property Crime 624 2,144.0 1,846.5 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Niles

36.0
Violent Crimes
123.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-66.27%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 808.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Niles each year. That compares to a 1 in 245.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Niles is 123.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -66.27% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -69.60% lower than the Illinois violent crime rate of 406.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Niles

624.0
Property Crimes
2,144.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
1.62%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 46.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Niles each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Niles is 2,144.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 1.62% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 16.11% higher than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,846.5 per 100,000 people.

Niles 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 Niles

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Skokie, IL 63,082 2,020 3,202.2 2,964.4 237.8
Des Plaines, IL 59,023 706 1,196.1 1,101.3 94.9
Glenview, IL 47,581 443 931.0 826.0 105.1
Elmhurst, IL 46,857 513 1,094.8 1,020.1 74.7
Buffalo Grove, IL 40,768 299 733.4 706.4 27.0
Park Ridge, IL 37,206 306 822.4 792.9 29.6
Northbrook, IL 33,158 489 1,474.8 1,447.6 27.1
Highland Park, IL 29,602 235 793.9 695.9 98.0
Wilmette, IL 27,289 229 839.2 806.2 33.0
Morton Grove, IL 22,904 213 930.0 847.0 83.0
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