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Total crime 35%
Violent crime 74%
Property crime 27%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePearland/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,924n/a (estimate)1,5262,6922,346
Murder3n/a2.46.66.5
Rape30n/a23.846.038.4
Robbery34n/a27.091.473.9
Assault58n/a46.0302.5279.7
Violent crime125n/a (estimate)99447388
Burglary180n/a142.7370.7314.2
Theft1,498n/a1,187.81,587.31,398.0
Vehicle theft121n/a95.9287.0246.0
Property crime1,799n/a (estimate)1,4272,2451,958

Key findings

  • Pearland crime rates are 35% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Pearland are 74% lower than the national average
  • In Pearland you have a 1 in 66 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Pearland is safer than 64% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Pearland has decreased by 12%

Pearland crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Pearland (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Pearland, Texas is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Pearland are 1.76 times less than the Texas average and 1.54 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Pearland are 4.50 times less than than Texas and 3.91 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Pearland are 1.57 times less than than Texas and 1.37 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Pearland (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Pearland, Texas compared to other areas of Texas, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Pearland safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Pearland is safer than 70% of Texas cities, and 64% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Texas, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Pearland. At this time, Pearland sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pearland

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pearland is 1 in 1009
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pearland is 1 in 71
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Pearland is 1 in 66
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Pearland, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1009. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 71 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Pearland is 1 in 66.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Pearland, TX is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Pearland has increased by 10%, while the property crime rate in Pearland has decreased by 13% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Pearland has decreased by 12% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Pearland police department

      ItemPearlandTexasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)17746,020558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.93.03.3
      There are a total of 177 Pearland police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 37.8% less than the Texas average and 42.5% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bunker Hill Village, TX3,90985428513
      Taylor Lake Village, TX3,66285428513
      Piney Point Village, TX3,31285428513
      El Lago, TX2,778102514616
      Friendswood, TX38,27288574662
      Hunters Creek Village, TX4,688116583699
      Southside Place, TX1,746158578736
      Pearland, TX106,238991,4271,526

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Norwalk, CA106,3604211,7072,128
      North Charleston, SC106,1131,1455,1056,249
      Pompano Beach, FL106,0047372,7673,504
      Palm Bay, FL106,5732811,5141,795
      Everett, WA106,5803373,2503,587
      Pearland, TX106,238991,4271,526
      Source: The Pearland, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.