St. Charles, IL Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
251
Total Crimes
757.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-69.40%
Below National Average
172 out of 572
In Illinois
2,425 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in St. Charles, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in St. Charles is 757.9 per 100,000 people. That's -69.40% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -66.37% 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.

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St. Charles SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
4

How Does St. Charles Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
St. Charles
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 251 757.9 2,253.4 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 2 6.0 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 31 93.6 254.0 250.2
Violent Crime 43 129.8 406.9 366.7
Burglary 30 90.6 271.7 340.5
Larceny 167 504.3 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 11 33.2 148.2 219.9
Property Crime 208 628.1 1,846.5 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In St. Charles

43.0
Violent Crimes
129.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-64.59%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 770.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in St. Charles each year. That compares to a 1 in 245.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in St. Charles is 129.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -64.59% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -68.09% lower than the Illinois violent crime rate of 406.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In St. Charles

208.0
Property Crimes
628.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-70.23%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 159.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in St. Charles each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in St. Charles is 628.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -70.23% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -65.99% lower than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,846.5 per 100,000 people.

St. Charles 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 St. Charles

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Elgin, IL 112,112 1,652 1,473.5 1,274.6 198.9
Palatine, IL 67,984 350 514.8 453.0 61.8
Wheaton, IL 53,160 655 1,232.1 1,149.4 82.8
Hoffman Estates, IL 51,105 497 972.5 845.3 127.2
Elmhurst, IL 46,857 513 1,094.8 1,020.1 74.7
Bartlett, IL 40,898 211 515.9 459.7 56.2
Glen Ellyn, IL 27,942 264 944.8 873.2 71.6
West Chicago, IL 27,019 257 951.2 810.5 140.6
Batavia, IL 26,330 370 1,405.2 1,279.9 125.3
South Elgin, IL 23,634 120 507.7 440.0 67.7
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