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Crime rate in Harwood Heights, Illinois (IL): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Harwood Heights, IL compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Harwood Heights, IL

The 2017 crime rate in Harwood Heights, IL is 114 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.4 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 43.4% U.S. cities. The 2017 Harwood Heights crime rate fell by 21% compared to 2015. In the last 5 years Harwood Heights has seen decline of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Harwood Heights, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Harwood Heights:

114.2
Norridge:

157.9
Elmwood Park:

115.1
River Grove:

96.1
Schiller Park:

132.7
Park Ridge:

57.7
Rosemont:

776.2
Franklin Park:

172.8
Lincolnwood:

167.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Harwood Heights by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(24.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.6)
1
(11.5)
2
(23.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(72.6)
6
(73.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(37.2)
1
(12.7)
3
(34.7)
3
(34.7)
3
(34.6)
3
(34.5)
3
(35.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(24.2)
2
(24.4)
2
(24.6)
1
(12.4)
2
(24.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.2)
4
(46.2)
8
(92.2)
6
(69.0)
9
(105.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
48
(581.2)
42
(512.9)
16
(196.9)
36
(445.6)
34
(421.9)
34
(430.6)
15
(173.7)
19
(219.6)
24
(276.7)
19
(218.6)
11
(128.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
180
(2,179)
141
(1,722)
186
(2,289)
171
(2,117)
191
(2,370)
115
(1,456)
42
(486.2)
102
(1,179)
109
(1,256)
148
(1,703)
137
(1,605)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
19
(230.1)
17
(207.6)
13
(160.0)
18
(222.8)
18
(223.4)
10
(126.6)
9
(104.2)
6
(69.3)
10
(115.3)
21
(241.7)
10
(117.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(12.1)
1
(12.2)
1
(12.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index192.3148.3123.1136.2158.4102.355.097.0116.9145.3114.2

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Harwood Heights, Illinois as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Harwood Heights is 1,431 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Harwood Heights:

70.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2015
Harwood Heights:

74.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2013
Harwood Heights:

74.9
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Harwood Heights:

52.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Harwood Heights:

28.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Harwood Heights:

6.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Harwood Heights:

31.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Harwood Heights:

6.2
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Harwood Heights:

12.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Harwood Heights:

48.9
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Harwood Heights:

72.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Harwood Heights:

65.6
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Harwood Heights:

103.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Harwood Heights:

104.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Harwood Heights:

123.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2015
Harwood Heights:

165.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2013
Harwood Heights:

135.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Harwood Heights:

113.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Harwood Heights:

74.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Harwood Heights:

177.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Harwood Heights:

236.4
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Harwood Heights:

228.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Harwood Heights:

177.8
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Harwood Heights:

219.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Harwood Heights:

259.7
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Harwood Heights:

189.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Harwood Heights:

187.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Harwood Heights:

188.6
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 29 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.18
Illinois average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 32 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.66
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 33 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.78
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 33 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.04
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 35 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.99
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 35 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.23
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 36 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.21
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 35 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.13
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 38 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.25
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 37 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.37
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 37 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.37
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Harwood Heights, IL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 60706.