Wilmette, IL Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
229
Total Crimes
839.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-64.23%
Below National Average
396 out of 562
In Illinois
2,722 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Wilmette, IL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Wilmette is 839.2 per 100,000 people. That's -64.23% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -57.73% lower than the Illinois total crime rate of 1,985.3 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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Wilmette SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
10
Commute
3

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Wilmette
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 229 839.2 1,985.3 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 9.1 6.5
Robbery 1 3.7 97.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 6 22.0 278.9 279.7
Violent Crime 9 33.0 425.9 387.8
Burglary 32 117.3 246.4 314.2
Larceny 181 663.3 1,143.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 7 25.7 169.5 246.0
Property Crime 220 806.2 1,559.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Wilmette

9.0
Violent Crimes
33.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-91.50%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 3,032.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Wilmette each year. That compares to a 1 in 234.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Wilmette is 33.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -91.50% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -92.26% lower than the Illinois violent crime rate of 425.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Wilmette

220.0
Property Crimes
806.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-58.83%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 124.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Wilmette each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Wilmette is 806.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -58.83% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -48.30% lower than the Illinois property crime rate of 1,559.4 per 100,000 people.

Wilmette 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 Wilmette

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Evanston, IL 74,047 2,052 2,771.2 2,615.9 155.3
Highland Park, IL 29,602 235 793.9 695.9 98.0
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