Reported Annual Crime In Downtown
|Total crime||131,912||2,420 (estimate)||6,049||3,667||3,099|
|Violent crime||20,993||385 (estimate)||963||408||368|
|Property crime||110,919||2,035 (estimate)||5,087||3,258||2,731|
The overall crime rate in Downtown is 21% lower than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 6.63 daily crimes that occur in Downtown.
Downtown is safer than 70% of the cities in the Texas.
In Downtown you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Houston has increased by 1%.
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Daily Crime In Downtown (per 100,000 people)
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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Downtown
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Downtown is 1 in 260
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Downtown is 1 in 50
The chance of being a victim of crime in Downtown is 1 in 42
Year Over Year Crime In Houston (per 100,000 people)
Nearby cities with low crime rates
|Spring Valley Village, TX||3,778||55||526||581|
|Piney Point Village, TX||3,158||55||526||581|
|Bunker Hill Village, TX||3,680||55||526||581|
|Hunters Creek Village, TX||4,413||75||717||792|
|Brookside Village, TX||1,940||258||581||840|
Cities with similar population
|San Antonio, TX||1,335,287||631||5,715||6,346|
|San Diego, CA||1,308,619||393||2,351||2,744|
Houston police department
|Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)||n/a||6,663||46,020|
|Police officers & civilians /1000 residents||n/a||3.1||3.0|
Sex offenders in Texas
There are a total of 79,674 sex offenders in Texas. This yields a total of 370 sex offenders in Texas per 100,000 residents which is 67% greater than the national average.
Source: The crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2013. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.