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Total crime 58%
Violent crime 73%
Property crime 56%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGeorgetown/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime809n/a (estimate)1,0832,7782,580
Murder0n/a0.04.65.0
Rape22n/a29.451.242.6
Robbery10n/a13.498.486.2
Assault46n/a61.6256.6246.8
Violent crime78n/a (estimate)104411381
Burglary92n/a123.1410.8376.0
Theft595n/a796.41,713.11,594.6
Vehicle theft44n/a58.9243.2228.9
Property crime731n/a (estimate)9782,3672,200

Key findings

  • Georgetown crime rates are 58% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Georgetown are 73% lower than the national average
  • In Georgetown you have a 1 in 93 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Georgetown is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Georgetown has decreased by 1%

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The Georgetown crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Georgetown 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 Georgetown crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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Compare Georgetown, TX Crime

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      Daily Crime In Georgetown (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Georgetown, TX per 100,000 people. In Georgetown, the total number of daily crimes is 2.57 times less than the Texas average and 2.38 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Georgetown is 3.94 times less than the Texas average and 3.65 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Georgetown has a daily crime rate that is 2.42 times less than the Texas average and 2.25 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Georgetown (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Georgetown in comparison to other Texas communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Georgetown safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Georgetown being safer than 82% of cities in Texas and 75% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Texas cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Georgetown. In conclusion, Georgetown ranks above average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Georgetown

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Georgetown is 1 in 958
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Georgetown is 1 in 103
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Georgetown is 1 in 93
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Georgetown? In Georgetown, TX you have a 1 in 958 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 103 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 93 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Georgetown.

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

      A good indicator of whether Georgetown is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Georgetown has decreased by 11%, while the property crime rate in Georgetown has not changed year over year. The number of total crimes in Georgetown has decreased by 1% year over year.

      Georgetown police department

      ItemGeorgetownTexasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)9846,020558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.93.03.3
      There are a total of 98 Georgetown police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 35.2% less than the Texas average and 40.1% less than the National average.

      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
      Hutto, TX21,24141323364
      Serenada, TX1,44358332390
      Granger, TX1,3080718718
      Jarrell, TX91761791852
      Leander, TX36,204899341,024
      Volente, TX7011669561,122
      Brushy Creek, TX21,7801771,0181,194
      Georgetown, TX59,4361049781,083

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Casper, WY59,3972012,8013,002
      Great Falls, MT59,4794763,1793,655
      Lakewood, WA59,4896484,6435,290
      Moore, OK59,5011732,1042,277
      Lancaster, PA59,3417012,6443,345
      Georgetown, TX59,4361049781,083
      Source: The Georgetown, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.