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Chicago, IL vs Baltimore, MD

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 Chicago, ILBaltimore, MDUnited States
 49.977.822.7
 46.367.635.4

The Crime Indices range from 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime). Our crime rates are based on FBI data.


YOU SHOULD KNOW

Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault.

Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims.


  Cities with the Least Crime Near Chicago, IllinoisCrime Index
 McCullom Lake, IL6.0
 Hawthorn Woods, IL7.1
 Tower Lakes, IL7.4
 Inverness, IL7.5
 Prairie Grove, IL7.6
 Malta, IL7.6
 Golf, IL8.0
 Western Springs, IL8.1
 Lakewood, IL8.3
 Wayne, IL8.3

Reviews for Chicago    257 Reviews
Horrible - 9/5/2019
Lived there for 40 years, worse place in the nation. The weather is nice about 3% of the time, terrible roads, angry people, expediently growing corruption, and taxes... Read More

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A Living Hell - 6/5/2019
I grew up here, and have lived many places in the city & suburbs. I've also lived in other states, so I know what life is like elsewhere. As of 6/2019, this is the... Read More

Best City Ever - 4/24/2019
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Reviews for Baltimore    98 Reviews

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Great city for ages 18-30. Get out while you can. - 7/27/2019
For starters Baltimore is a great independent city filled with rich history, great sports teams (present/ past), a variety of cultural foods and local delicacies all... Read More

Dangerous with a capital D - 7/11/2019
There is no way you want to live in the Baltimore. I was actually at the baseball game the night they sequestered 20,000 people in Camden Yards park. It was too violent... Read More

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ZIPS IN CHICAGO, IL
60629, 60618, 60632, 60639, 60623, 60647, 60617, 60625, 60608, 60634, 56 total
ZIPS IN BALTIMORE, MD
21215, 21206, 21224, 21218, 21229, 21217, 21230, 21212, 21225, 21239, 21 total

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