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Total crime 66%
Violent crime 95%
Property crime 61%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHelotes/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime83n/a (estimate)8402,8102,489
Murder0n/a0.04.95.0
Rape1n/a10.151.142.6
Robbery0n/a0.0100.081.6
Assault1n/a10.1263.0250.2
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)20419379
Burglary13n/a131.6392.8340.5
Theft63n/a637.61,730.61,549.5
Vehicle theft5n/a50.6267.2219.9
Property crime81n/a (estimate)8202,3912,110

Key findings

  • Helotes crime rates are 66% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Helotes are 95% lower than the national average
  • In Helotes you have a 1 in 120 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Helotes is safer than 86% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Helotes has decreased by 50%

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

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      Daily Crime In Helotes (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Helotes, Texas is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Helotes are 3.34 times less than the Texas average and 2.96 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Helotes are 20.70 times less than than Texas and 18.74 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Helotes are 2.92 times less than than Texas and 2.57 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Helotes (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Texas and all other cities across the US, is Helotes safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Helotes is safer than 92% of other cities in the state of Texas. In addition, Helotes is safer than 86% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Texas and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Helotes. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Helotes is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Helotes

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Helotes is 1 in 4941
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Helotes is 1 in 122
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Helotes is 1 in 120
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Helotes, Texas you have a 1 in 4941 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 122 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 120 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Helotes.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Helotes, TX is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Helotes has decreased by 68%, while the property crime rate in Helotes has decreased by 50% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Helotes has decreased by 50% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Helotes police department

      ItemHelotesTexasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2246,020558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.93.03.3
      There are a total of 22 Helotes police officers. This results in 2.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 4.2% less than the Texas average and 11.4% 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
      Fair Oaks Ranch, TX8,58259276335
      Cross Mountain, TX2,76066375441
      Shavano Park, TX3,44249494543
      Scenic Oaks, TX5,870136778914
      Hollywood Park, TX3,2571179101,028
      Grey Forest, TX5291759981,173
      Timberwood Park, TX26,3881811,0331,214
      Helotes, TX8,32920820840

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Roxboro, NC8,3297354,3985,133
      Breaux Bridge, LA8,3315107,3457,855
      Gulf Hills, MS8,3261821,5591,741
      Denison, IA8,326226689915
      Pukalani, HI8,3322372,3552,592
      Helotes, TX8,32920820840
      Source: The Helotes, 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.