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


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

Crime rate in Palos Hills, IL

The 2019 crime rate in Palos Hills, IL is 66 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 4.1 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 26.7% U.S. cities. The 2019 Palos Hills crime rate rose by 27% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Palos Hills has seen increasing violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Palos Hills, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Palos Hills:

65.9
Hickory Hills:

145.7
Worth:

182.5
Palos Park:

19.1
Chicago Ridge:

154.7
Palos Heights:

51.0
Bridgeview:

168.2
Justice:

42.6
Willow Springs:

57.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Palos Hills by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

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
(5.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(17.0)
1
(5.7)
1
(5.7)
2
(11.5)
2
(11.5)
3
(17.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(11.6)
2
(11.7)
2
(11.7)
2
(11.8)
2
(12.1)
9
(51.3)
3
(17.1)
3
(17.0)
6
(34.0)
1
(5.7)
5
(28.4)
1
(5.7)
3
(17.3)
1
(5.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(46.4)
5
(29.2)
6
(35.2)
6
(35.5)
2
(12.1)
4
(22.8)
3
(17.1)
10
(56.7)
19
(107.5)
6
(34.0)
10
(56.9)
7
(40.2)
13
(75.0)
15
(87.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
18
(104.3)
18
(105.0)
6
(35.2)
18
(106.4)
23
(138.8)
21
(119.7)
19
(108.1)
15
(85.0)
23
(130.1)
19
(107.6)
6
(34.1)
14
(80.5)
8
(46.1)
19
(110.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
139
(805.4)
154
(898.2)
158
(927.8)
179
(1,058)
158
(953.5)
77
(439.1)
110
(626.1)
137
(776.4)
76
(430.0)
78
(441.7)
70
(398.2)
70
(402.4)
68
(392.2)
81
(472.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(57.9)
13
(75.8)
14
(82.2)
9
(53.2)
9
(54.3)
7
(39.9)
11
(62.6)
7
(39.7)
6
(34.0)
7
(39.6)
8
(45.5)
12
(69.0)
8
(46.1)
13
(75.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(5.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.0)
1
(5.7)
1
(5.7)
1
(5.7)
1
(5.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index61.558.761.464.658.249.146.256.674.341.446.446.252.065.9

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. 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 8 registered sex offenders living in Palos Hills, Illinois as of March 04, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Palos Hills is 2,183 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Palos Hills:

64.1
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Palos Hills:

57.7
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Palos Hills:

34.5
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Palos Hills:

48.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Palos Hills:

25.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Palos Hills:

87.7
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Palos Hills:

36.8
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Palos Hills:

17.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Palos Hills:

37.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Palos Hills:

12.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Palos Hills:

23.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Palos Hills:

29.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Palos Hills:

20.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Palos Hills:

34.8
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Palos Hills:

46.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Palos Hills:

25.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Palos Hills:

342.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Palos Hills:

343.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Palos Hills:

57.1
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Palos Hills:

35.8
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Palos Hills:

46.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Palos Hills:

33.6
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Palos Hills:

49.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Palos Hills:

52.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Palos Hills:

61.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Palos Hills:

62.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Palos Hills:

51.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Palos Hills:

83.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Palos Hills:

82.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Palos Hills:

65.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Palos Hills:

77.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Palos Hills:

69.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Palos Hills:

57.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Palos Hills:

103.6
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Palos Hills:

105.6
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Palos Hills:

105.9
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 2019, including police officers: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.81
Illinois average:

2.31

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Illinois average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Illinois average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Illinois average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Illinois average:

2.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Illinois average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 33 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Illinois average:

2.63

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 36 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 36 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 35 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 35 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 35 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 38 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 38 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Palos Hills, IL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 60465.