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


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

Crime rate in Wilmington, IL

The 2017 crime rate in Wilmington, IL is 99 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.8 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 38.2% U.S. cities. The 2017 Wilmington crime rate fell by 37% compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Wilmington has seen increasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Wilmington, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Wilmington:

98.9
Braidwood:

118.9
Diamond:

3.2
Godley:

55.0
Coal City:

39.9
Elwood:

75.6
Channahon:

54.6
Manhattan:

20.8
Minooka:

57.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Wilmington by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(34.5)
1
(833.3)
1
(16.3)
2
(32.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
8
(138.9)
1
(17.4)
4
(70.1)
0
(0.0)
6
(105.6)
1
(17.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(49.0)
5
(87.4)
1
(17.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.5)
1
(17.5)
1
(17.6)
2
(35.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(17.3)
1
(833.3)
1
(16.3)
3
(49.2)
4
(65.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
11
(191.0)
4
(69.7)
2
(35.0)
4
(70.1)
6
(105.6)
10
(176.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
11
(189.9)
6
(5,000)
5
(81.6)
3
(49.2)
9
(147.0)
9
(147.0)
8
(139.8)
15
(260.4)
16
(278.8)
14
(245.2)
9
(157.8)
6
(105.6)
6
(105.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(345.4)
40
(33,333)
29
(473.3)
31
(508.4)
68
(1,111)
95
(1,552)
117
(2,044)
105
(1,823)
29
(505.3)
32
(560.5)
39
(683.9)
38
(668.7)
39
(686.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
5
(4,167)
0
(0.0)
4
(65.6)
2
(32.7)
0
(0.0)
13
(227.1)
2
(34.7)
4
(69.7)
2
(35.0)
3
(52.6)
8
(140.8)
3
(52.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index58.22850.041.065.170.487.1135.9248.473.2110.761.9156.398.9

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 18 registered sex offenders living in Wilmington, Illinois as of November 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wilmington is 336 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Wilmington:

123.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Wilmington:

167.2
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Wilmington:

43.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Wilmington:

96.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Wilmington:

52.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Wilmington:

243.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Wilmington:

43.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Wilmington:

24.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Wilmington:

32.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Wilmington:

57.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Wilmington:

24.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Wilmington:

1,250.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Wilmington:

43.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Wilmington:

61.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Wilmington:

130.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Wilmington:

135.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Wilmington:

63.4
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Wilmington:

75.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Wilmington:

73.6
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Wilmington:

82.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Wilmington:

91.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Wilmington:

148.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Wilmington:

164.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Wilmington:

107.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Wilmington:

89.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Wilmington:

45.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Wilmington:

40.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Wilmington:

3,291.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Wilmington:

55.3
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Wilmington:

23.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Wilmington:

88.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Wilmington:

91.6
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 2012, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.26
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.40
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 21 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.41
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 22 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.41
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 20 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 18 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 16 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 16 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 18 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.53
Illinois average:

2.90

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

Zip codes: 62078.