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


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

Crime rate in Wauconda, IL

The 2015 crime rate in Wauconda, IL was 49 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 5.6 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 18.1% of U.S. cities. The 2015 Wauconda crime rate rose by 4% compared to 2013. In the last 5 years Wauconda has seen a decrease in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Wauconda, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Wauconda:

48.8
Tower Lakes:

28.9
Island Lake:

71.9
Port Barrington:

19.8
Holiday Hills:

356.2
Hawthorn Woods:

20.5
Oakwood Hills:

119.0
Lakemoor:

54.6
Lake Zurich:

63.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Wauconda by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.9)
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
(9.9)
4
(31.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.9)
1
(7.9)
1
(8.0)
1
(7.3)
1
(7.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(14.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(19.8)
1
(7.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(15.9)
2
(15.9)
6
(48.2)
11
(80.6)
1
(7.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(118.8)
11
(87.2)
12
(95.1)
9
(71.3)
9
(71.3)
3
(24.1)
1
(7.3)
8
(58.6)
4
(29.0)
3
(21.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
37
(366.2)
36
(285.4)
20
(158.6)
29
(229.9)
32
(253.7)
27
(216.8)
29
(212.5)
19
(139.1)
19
(137.8)
13
(93.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
181
(1,791)
189
(1,498)
127
(1,007)
153
(1,213)
147
(1,165)
137
(1,100)
144
(1,055)
131
(958.9)
102
(739.6)
79
(566.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(69.3)
6
(47.6)
4
(31.7)
8
(63.4)
2
(15.9)
7
(56.2)
1
(7.3)
6
(43.9)
3
(21.8)
3
(21.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(29.7)
1
(7.9)
1
(7.9)
0
(0.0)
3
(23.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(14.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)140.4144.872.995.191.089.489.271.446.848.8

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. 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 12 registered sex offenders living in Wauconda, Illinois as of February 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wauconda is 1,129 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


When are crimes committed in Wauconda, IL?

Violent crime rate in 2015
Wauconda:

28.7
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2013
Wauconda:

14.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Wauconda:

40.3
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Wauconda:

51.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Wauconda:

44.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Wauconda:

51.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Wauconda:

51.5
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Wauconda:

47.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Wauconda:

95.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Wauconda:

79.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Wauconda:

73.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Wauconda:

120.7
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Wauconda:

126.3
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2015
Wauconda:

50.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2013
Wauconda:

67.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Wauconda:

82.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Wauconda:

96.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Wauconda:

106.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Wauconda:

111.4
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Wauconda:

116.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Wauconda:

86.8
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Wauconda:

139.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Wauconda:

173.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Wauconda:

180.5
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Wauconda:

143.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Wauconda:

150.1
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: 27 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.81
Illinois average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 37 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 37 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 36 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.01
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 37 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.07
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 37 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.03
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 39 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 37 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.54
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 35 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.43
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 34 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 33 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Illinois average:

2.90

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

Zip codes: 60084.