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


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

Crime rate in Lemont, IL

The 2018 crime rate in Lemont, IL is 110 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.5 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 42.0% U.S. cities. The 2018 Lemont crime rate rose by 134% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Lemont has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Lemont, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Lemont:

110.3
Darien:

113.3
Homer Glen:

40.3
Bolingbrook:

89.3
Woodridge:

85.3
Romeoville:

102.3
Lockport:

52.8
Burr Ridge:

84.3
Willowbrook:

99.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Lemont by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(12.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.2)
2
(12.4)
1
(6.1)
4
(24.1)
3
(17.9)
3
(17.7)
3
(17.6)
13
(75.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(6.9)
2
(13.3)
2
(13.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.3)
3
(18.5)
1
(6.2)
1
(6.2)
2
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.0)
1
(5.9)
1
(5.9)
1
(5.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
10
(68.6)
4
(26.6)
4
(26.1)
2
(12.7)
4
(25.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.2)
11
(68.4)
10
(60.8)
3
(18.1)
1
(6.0)
2
(11.8)
1
(5.9)
8
(46.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
16
(109.8)
31
(206.5)
20
(130.5)
28
(177.4)
20
(125.1)
17
(104.8)
15
(93.5)
24
(149.2)
32
(194.4)
12
(72.2)
21
(125.0)
19
(112.2)
25
(146.8)
15
(87.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
82
(562.7)
140
(932.4)
118
(769.9)
99
(627.2)
108
(675.4)
154
(949.3)
125
(779.5)
206
(1,281)
226
(1,373)
142
(854.4)
147
(874.9)
113
(667.6)
74
(434.4)
113
(656.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(41.2)
9
(59.9)
5
(32.6)
4
(25.3)
8
(50.0)
4
(24.7)
4
(24.9)
6
(37.3)
2
(12.2)
17
(102.3)
8
(47.6)
8
(47.3)
5
(29.4)
14
(81.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.3)
2
(12.3)
7
(43.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
4
(23.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index54.865.956.942.156.752.847.890.290.270.364.856.747.0110.3

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 10 registered sex offenders living in Lemont, Illinois as of September 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lemont is 1,651 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
Lemont:

101.6
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Lemont:

23.5
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Lemont:

26.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Lemont:

23.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Lemont:

33.1
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Lemont:

42.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Lemont:

49.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Lemont:

12.5
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Lemont:

9.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Lemont:

28.1
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Lemont:

6.3
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Lemont:

26.1
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Lemont:

20.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Lemont:

44.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Lemont:

34.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Lemont:

35.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Lemont:

37.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Lemont:

62.4
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Lemont:

55.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Lemont:

62.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Lemont:

75.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Lemont:

72.5
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Lemont:

109.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Lemont:

99.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Lemont:

61.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Lemont:

72.1
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Lemont:

66.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Lemont:

70.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Lemont:

69.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Lemont:

96.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Lemont:

56.3
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Lemont:

108.7
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Lemont:

119.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Lemont:

127.8
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 2016, including police officers: 30 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Illinois average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 30 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Illinois average:

2.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 32 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 32 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 33 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 37 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 33 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 33 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 33 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.29
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 34 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.44
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 29 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 32 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
Illinois average:

2.90

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

Zip codes: 60439.