San Marcos, TX Crime Rates & Statistics

San Marcos crime information

StatisticSan Marcos /100KTexas /100KNational /100K
Violent crime346409387
Property crime3,2863,3622,859
Total crime index3,6323,7703,246
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  • The San Marcos crime index is 3% lower than the Texas average and and the Texas crime index is 16% higher than the National average.
  • The San Marcos violent crime rate is 15% lower than the Texas average and and the Texas violent crime rate is 5% higher than the National average.
  • The San Marcos property crime rate is 2% lower than the Texas average and and the Texas property crime rate is 17% higher than the National average.

San Marcos police department

ItemSan MarcosTexasNational
Total police officers12746,020504,711
Police officers /1000 residents2.73.03.3
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There are a total of 127 San Marcos police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10.8% less than the Texas average and 17.9% less than the National average.

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  • San Marcos is safer than 30.1% of the cities in the nation.
  • The crime rate in San Marcos is less than 37% of the cities in Texas.
  • The chance of being a victim of a crime in San Marcos is 1 in 28.
  • The chance of being a victim of a violent crime in San Marcos is 1 in 289.
  • The chance of being a victim of a property crime in San Marcos is 1 in 31.

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San Marcos violent crime breakdown

CrimeSan MarcosSan Marcos /100KTexas /100KNational /100K
Murder1245
Rape27573027
Robbery2859117113
Assault108228258242

San Marcos property crime breakdown

CrimeSan MarcosSan Marcos /100KTexas /100KNational /100K
Burglary253534786670
Theft1,1972,5262,3261,959
Vehichle theft107226249230

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.

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