Reported Annual Crime In Yoakum

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleYoakum/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime108n/a (estimate)1,7823,1942,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleYoakum/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.35.3
Rape1n/a16.548.040.4
Robbery3n/a49.5119.6102.8
Assault10n/a165.0261.6248.5
Violent crime14n/a (estimate)231434386
Burglary44n/a726.2533.8468.9
Theft49n/a808.71,978.11,745.0
Vehicle theft1n/a16.5247.8236.9
Property crime94n/a (estimate)1,5512,7602,451
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Yoakum, TX. The total number of reported crimes in Yoakum, TX is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Yoakum, TX crime rate is 44% lower than the Texas average and is 37% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Yoakum, TX has a violent crime rate that is 47% lower than the Texas average and 40% lower than the national average. For property crime, Yoakum, TX is 44% lower than the Texas average and 37% lower than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Shiner, TX2,08393743836
Hallettsville, TX2,5691541,9222,076
Cuero, TX6,9794773,0343,511
Yoakum, TX5,5402311,5511,782

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Yoakum is 37% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.88 daily crimes that occur in Yoakum.
  • Yoakum is safer than 32% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Yoakum you have a 1 in 57 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Yoakum has decreased by 42%.

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Daily Crime In Yoakum (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Yoakum, TX is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Texas and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Yoakum, TX are 1.79 times less than the Texas average and 1.59 times less than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Yoakum, TX are 1.88 times less than than Texas and 1.67 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Yoakum, TX are 1.78 times less than than Texas and 1.58 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Yoakum (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Yoakum, TX in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Texas as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Yoakum, TX to other cities in the state and across the country, Yoakum, TX is 36% safer than other cities of Texas and 32% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Texas cities and all around the United States, Yoakum, TX has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Yoakum, TX crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Yoakum

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Yoakum is 1 in 433
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Yoakum is 1 in 65
The chance of being a victim of crime in Yoakum is 1 in 57
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Yoakum, TX? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Yoakum, TX you have a 1 in 433 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 65 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 57 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Yoakum, TX.

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

The year over year crime rate for Yoakum, TX is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Yoakum, TX has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 34% in Yoakum, TX, while property crimes in Yoakum, TX have decreased by 43%. Crimes in total for Yoakum, TX have decreased by 42% year over year.

Yoakum police department

ItemYoakumTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1746,020556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.93.03.3
There are a total of 17 Yoakum police officers. This results in 2.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 4.7% less than the Texas average and 12.3% 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.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Buckner, KY5,53975712788
Pelham Manor, NY5,539122503625
Cumming, GA5,5381214,7994,920
Chester, SC5,5439525,3286,280
Germantown, OH5,545109728837
Yoakum, TX5,5402311,5511,782
Source: The Yoakum, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.