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2019 Compare Crime Rates:
Chicago, IL vs New York, NY

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 Chicago, ILNew York, NYUnited States
 49.928.222.7
 46.324.935.4

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 New York    322 Reviews
Biggest wasted opportunity in the USA - 8/9/2019
I moved to new york when I came to the USA from Dominican republic, and it took for my parents and me to move to FL to see how bad NYC is. I unfortunately find myself... Read More

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New York Rocks - 12/4/2018
Love New York... Read More

New York has many issues very expensive - 6/15/2018
New York has always been expensive but I think even the least expensive areas are around $1800 in Manhattan just for a studio apartment. City is very safe for a city... Read More

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ZIPS IN CHICAGO, IL
60629, 60618, 60632, 60639, 60623, 60647, 60617, 60625, 60608, 60634, 56 total
ZIPS IN NEW YORK, NY
11368, 11385, 10467, 11226, 11211, 11236, 11220, 11208, 11234, 11373, 211 total

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