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Total crime 144%
Violent crime 38%
Property crime 163%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsSouth Lamar/100k peopleAustin/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime40,5416,075 (estimate)4,1112,8102,489
Murder32n/a3.24.95.0
Rape534n/a54.251.142.6
Robbery971n/a98.5100.081.6
Assault2,416n/a245.0263.0250.2
Violent crime3,953522 (estimate)401419379
Burglary4,344n/a440.5392.8340.5
Theft29,216n/a2,962.91,730.61,549.5
Vehicle theft3,028n/a307.1267.2219.9
Property crime36,5885,553 (estimate)3,7112,3912,110

Key findings

  • South Lamar crime rates are 144% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in South Lamar are 38% higher than the national average
  • In South Lamar you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • South Lamar is safer than 43% of the cities in Texas
  • Year over year crime in Austin has increased by 7%

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The South Lamar crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in South Lamar as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The South Lamar crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In South Lamar (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in South Lamar

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in South Lamar is 1 in 192
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in South Lamar is 1 in 19
      The chance of being a victim of crime in South Lamar is 1 in 17

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

      Austin police department

      ItemSouth LamarAustinTexas
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,25246,020
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.73.0

      Sex offenders in Texas

      StateTotal offendersTexas /100KNational /100K
      Texas95,281443266
      There are a total of 95,281 sex offenders in Texas. This yields a total of 443 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
      The Hills, TX2,56266375441
      Hudson Bend, TX2,48366375441
      Barton Creek, TX3,03780455535
      Lost Creek, TX4,498109621730
      Shady Hollow, TX4,895109621730
      Manchaca, TX1,119113644757
      Lakeway, TX13,66255899954
      Austin, TX907,7794013,7114,111

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jacksonville, FL856,6166473,3093,957
      San Francisco, CA850,2826705,5066,175
      Indianapolis, IN846,6741,2734,1295,402
      Columbus, OH837,0385033,3083,811
      Fort Worth, TX815,9304442,6883,133
      Austin, TX907,7794013,7114,111
      Source: The South Lamar, Austin, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.