Reported Annual Crime In La Feria

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLa Feria/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime263n/a (estimate)3,5953,2442,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLa Feria/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.84.9
Rape5n/a68.444.638.6
Robbery0n/a0.0116.3101.9
Assault7n/a95.7246.6237.8
Violent crime12n/a (estimate)164412373
Burglary54n/a738.2557.2491.4
Theft197n/a2,693.12,028.51,775.4
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0245.7220.2
Property crime251n/a (estimate)3,4312,8312,487
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in La Feria, TX is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in La Feria, TX. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in La Feria, TX averages 11% higher than the rest of Texas while the rate of crime on a national scale is 26% higher than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in La Feria, TX is 60% lower than the average rate of crime in Texas and 56% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 21% higher than the remainder of the state of Texas and 38% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the La Feria, TX area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in La Feria is 26% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.85 daily crimes that occur in La Feria.
  • La Feria is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States.
  • In La Feria you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in La Feria has decreased by 21%.

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Daily Crime In La Feria (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in La Feria, TX for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Texas as well as those across America as a whole. The La Feria, TX total amount of daily offenses is 1.11 times more than the Texas average and 1.26 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in La Feria, TX is 2.51 times less than the Texas average, and it is 2.27 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that La Feria, TX has a daily crime figure that is 1.21 times more than the Texas average and 1.38 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is La Feria (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Texas and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is La Feria, TX? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that La Feria, TX has been ranked safer than 45% of other cities in the state of Texas. In addition, La Feria, TX is safer than 40% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Texas and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than La Feria, TX. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that La Feria, TX is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in La Feria

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in La Feria is 1 in 610
The chance of being a victim of property crime in La Feria is 1 in 30
The chance of being a victim of crime in La Feria is 1 in 28
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in La Feria, TX? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In La Feria, TX your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 610. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 30 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in La Feria, TX is 1 in 28.

Year Over Year Crime In La Feria (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether La Feria, TX is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. La Feria, TX has increased by 32% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 22% year over year. Total crimes for La Feria, TX has decreased by 21% in the same time frame.

La Feria police department

ItemLa FeriaTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1846,020556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.43.03.3
There are a total of 18 La Feria police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.3% less than the Texas average and 26.7% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Texas

StateTotal offendersTexas /100KNational /100K
Texas79,674370222
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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Palm Valley, TX1,62877769846
Primera, TX4,1381658721,037
La Villa, TX2,4772381,0301,267
Combes, TX2,991981,4961,593
Las Palmas II, TX1,4372191,5031,722
La Feria, TX7,3011643,4313,595

Cities with similar population

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Kosciusko, MS7,3022792,8633,142
Eden Isle, LA7,3021761,0901,266
Tiverton, RI7,3001261,2011,327
La Follette, TN7,3046095,8686,478
St. Francis, MN7,297951,3801,475
La Feria, TX7,3011643,4313,595
Source: The La Feria, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. 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.