Reported Annual Crime In Leander

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLeander/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime449n/a (estimate)1,2353,2442,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLeander/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a2.84.84.9
Rape13n/a35.844.638.6
Robbery8n/a22.0116.3101.9
Assault28n/a77.0246.6237.8
Violent crime50n/a (estimate)138412373
Burglary49n/a134.8557.2491.4
Theft334n/a918.72,028.51,775.4
Vehicle theft16n/a44.0245.7220.2
Property crime399n/a (estimate)1,0972,8312,487
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Leander, TX for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Leander, TX is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Leander, TX crime rates are 62% lower than in comparison to the Texas mean and are 57% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Leander, TX has a rate that is 67% lower than the Texas average; compared to the United States, it is 63% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Leander, TX is 61% lower than its state's mean, and 56% lower than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Leander is 57% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.38 daily crimes that occur in Leander.
  • Leander is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Leander you have a 1 in 81 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Leander has increased by 1%.

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Daily Crime In Leander (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Leander, TX per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Texas as well as national figures. In Leander, TX the total number of daily crimes is 2.63 times less than the Texas average and 2.32 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Leander, TX are 3.00 times less than the Texas average and 2.71 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Leander, TX has a daily crime rate that is 2.58 times less than the Texas average and 2.27 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Leander (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Leander, TX compared to every other city in Texas as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Leander, TX ranks safer than 79% of every city located within Texas along with 70% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Texas and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Leander, TX. As a result, Leander, TX is ranked above average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Leander

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Leander is 1 in 728
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Leander is 1 in 92
The chance of being a victim of crime in Leander is 1 in 81
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Leander, TX? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Leander, TX you have a 1 in 728 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 92 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 81 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Leander, TX.

Year Over Year Crime In Leander (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Leander, 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. Leander, TX has increased by 20% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has not changed year over year. Total crimes for Leander, TX has increased by 1% in the same time frame.

Leander police department

ItemLeanderTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5046,020556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.83.03.3
There are a total of 50 Leander police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 41.1% less than the Texas average and 45.8% 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
Serenada, TX1,21658397455
Briarcliff, TX1,40358397455
Hudson Bend, TX2,87865444509
Lakeway, TX12,7091061,0761,182
Liberty Hill, TX1,4161601,1011,261
Leander, TX30,0401381,0971,235

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Madison Heights, MI30,0281871,8252,013
Sherwood, AR30,0614583,8634,321
Texarkana, AR30,0156535,7186,371
Santa Paula, CA29,9903131,3221,635
Aiken, SC29,9805985,2285,826
Leander, TX30,0401381,0971,235
Source: The Leander, 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.