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


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

Crime rate in Homewood, IL

The 2018 crime rate in Homewood, IL is 283 (City-Data.com crime index), which is about the average for the U.S. cities. It was higher than in 81.2% U.S. cities. The 2018 Homewood crime rate rose by 12% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Homewood has seen rise of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Homewood, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Homewood:

282.9
East Hazel Crest:

217.0
Hazel Crest:

310.3
Flossmoor:

148.9
Glenwood:

65.3
Thornton:

184.8
Country Club Hills:

338.2
Markham:

353.5
Olympia Fields:

356.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Homewood by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(15.7)
4
(21.1)
3
(16.0)
7
(37.6)
3
(16.2)
0
(0.0)
4
(20.6)
1
(5.2)
1
(5.1)
1
(5.1)
1
(5.1)
4
(20.6)
8
(41.8)
9
(47.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
31
(162.2)
35
(185.0)
27
(144.1)
27
(145.1)
19
(102.8)
9
(49.8)
6
(31.0)
17
(87.6)
32
(164.6)
28
(143.8)
15
(76.9)
22
(113.5)
21
(109.7)
23
(120.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(62.8)
13
(68.7)
15
(80.1)
11
(59.1)
11
(59.5)
23
(127.3)
14
(72.2)
7
(36.1)
11
(56.6)
5
(25.7)
5
(25.6)
12
(61.9)
11
(57.4)
13
(68.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
75
(392.4)
84
(444.0)
76
(405.7)
93
(499.8)
96
(519.6)
104
(575.8)
68
(350.9)
101
(520.2)
48
(246.9)
60
(308.2)
62
(318.0)
72
(371.5)
44
(229.8)
55
(288.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
711
(3,720)
804
(4,250)
745
(3,977)
627
(3,370)
532
(2,880)
613
(3,394)
638
(3,292)
585
(3,013)
625
(3,214)
492
(2,527)
434
(2,226)
486
(2,508)
713
(3,723)
678
(3,558)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
43
(225.0)
61
(322.5)
49
(261.6)
41
(220.3)
19
(102.8)
12
(66.4)
21
(108.4)
21
(108.2)
10
(51.4)
21
(107.9)
20
(102.6)
11
(56.8)
24
(125.3)
53
(278.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(21.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.2)
1
(5.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.1)
1
(5.1)
1
(5.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.5)
City-Data.com crime index268.1323.6280.5272.9215.5221.8205.1203.2225.0183.7151.8193.8252.8282.9

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 14 registered sex offenders living in Homewood, Illinois as of September 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Homewood is 1,371 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Homewood:

152.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Homewood:

125.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Homewood:

108.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Homewood:

56.4
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Homewood:

89.9
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Homewood:

126.0
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Homewood:

67.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Homewood:

72.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Homewood:

88.6
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Homewood:

97.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Homewood:

139.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Homewood:

128.1
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Homewood:

158.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Homewood:

128.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Homewood:

84.9
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Homewood:

86.6
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Homewood:

86.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Homewood:

277.3
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Homewood:

250.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Homewood:

208.2
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Homewood:

190.3
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Homewood:

204.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Homewood:

217.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Homewood:

270.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Homewood:

251.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Homewood:

294.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Homewood:

263.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Homewood:

301.5
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Homewood:

319.2
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Homewood:

349.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Homewood:

298.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Homewood:

297.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Homewood:

294.1
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Homewood:

294.0
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: 46 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.15
Illinois average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 43 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Illinois average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 42 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
Illinois average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 41 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Illinois average:

2.63

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 41 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 41 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 41 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 42 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 43 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 43 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 43 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 47 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 48 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 47 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Homewood, IL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 60430.