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


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

Crime rate in Wilmette, IL

The 2018 crime rate in Wilmette, IL is 56 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 4.9 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 20.7% U.S. cities. The 2018 Wilmette crime rate fell by 15% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Wilmette has seen decreasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Wilmette, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Wilmette:

55.6
Kenilworth:

34.5
Winnetka:

55.0
Evanston:

161.3
Skokie:

187.3
Northfield:

128.8
Golf:

24.0
Morton Grove:

73.2
Glencoe:

51.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Wilmette by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(7.6)
1
(3.9)
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
(7.4)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
7
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.7)
3
(10.9)
2
(7.3)
3
(10.9)
2
(7.3)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(18.4)
2
(7.4)
0
(0.0)
5
(18.8)
8
(30.3)
6
(23.2)
5
(18.4)
5
(18.4)
2
(7.3)
1
(3.6)
3
(10.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(3.7)
2
(7.4)
8
(29.9)
2
(7.5)
3
(11.4)
3
(11.6)
4
(14.7)
5
(18.4)
5
(18.2)
4
(14.5)
5
(18.2)
2
(7.3)
13
(47.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
40
(147.6)
35
(130.0)
32
(119.7)
176
(662.5)
113
(427.7)
88
(339.8)
81
(298.1)
99
(363.7)
57
(207.8)
64
(232.5)
51
(185.6)
43
(157.8)
61
(222.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
351
(1,295)
325
(1,207)
294
(1,100)
256
(963.6)
283
(1,071)
265
(1,023)
329
(1,211)
320
(1,176)
290
(1,057)
298
(1,082)
246
(895.4)
292
(1,072)
186
(677.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(33.2)
17
(63.1)
5
(18.7)
2
(7.5)
2
(7.6)
4
(15.4)
2
(7.4)
1
(3.7)
5
(18.2)
10
(36.3)
11
(40.0)
14
(51.4)
12
(43.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.7)
2
(7.5)
5
(18.9)
2
(7.7)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(10.9)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index84.369.159.892.799.9104.678.484.972.972.367.765.455.6

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 3 registered sex offenders living in Wilmette, Illinois as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wilmette is 9,080 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 2018
Wilmette:

23.7
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Wilmette:

11.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Wilmette:

25.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Wilmette:

16.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Wilmette:

23.7
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2012
Wilmette:

22.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Wilmette:

16.6
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Wilmette:

52.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Wilmette:

36.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Wilmette:

13.2
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Wilmette:

15.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Wilmette:

11.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Wilmette:

25.8
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Wilmette:

19.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Wilmette:

20.7
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Wilmette:

20.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Wilmette:

84.8
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Wilmette:

92.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Wilmette:

87.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Wilmette:

106.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Wilmette:

97.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2012
Wilmette:

132.1
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Wilmette:

121.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Wilmette:

121.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Wilmette:

140.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Wilmette:

181.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Wilmette:

81.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Wilmette:

95.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Wilmette:

99.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Wilmette:

111.5
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Wilmette:

174.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Wilmette:

173.7
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: 58 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Illinois average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 54 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Illinois average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 58 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Illinois average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 58 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 56 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 57 (43 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 60 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 62 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 64 (46 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 63 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 64 (46 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 67 (46 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 64 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Illinois average:

2.90

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

Zip codes: 60091.