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Total crime 84%
Violent crime 72%
Property crime 86%
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 peopleSomerset/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime8n/a (estimate)4232,7782,580
Murder0n/a0.04.65.0
Rape0n/a0.051.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.486.2
Assault2n/a105.7256.6246.8
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)106411381
Burglary1n/a52.8410.8376.0
Theft3n/a158.51,713.11,594.6
Vehicle theft2n/a105.7243.2228.9
Property crime6n/a (estimate)3172,3672,200

Key findings

  • Somerset crime rates are 84% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Somerset are 72% lower than the national average
  • In Somerset you have a 1 in 237 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Somerset is safer than 84% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Somerset has decreased by 66%

Somerset crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Somerset (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Somerset

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Somerset is 1 in 947
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Somerset is 1 in 316
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Somerset is 1 in 237

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

      Somerset police department

      ItemSomersetTexasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)346,020558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.83.03.3
      There are a total of 3 Somerset police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 41.2% less than the Texas average and 45.6% 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
      LaCoste, TX1,1881921,1061,299
      Von Ormy, TX1,0552181,2581,476
      Natalia, TX1,3643191,2131,532
      Castroville, TX2,910981,5341,632
      Devine, TX4,6071441,6201,764
      Sandy Oaks, TX4,0133872,2262,613
      Poteet, TX3,3913202,8813,201
      Somerset, TX1,562106317423

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Limestone, IL1,562152728880
      East Berlin, PA1,5630195195
      Blue Grass, IA1,5634026311,033
      Sutton-Alpine, AK1,5644411,6432,084
      Freedom, PA1,5642691,2101,478
      Somerset, TX1,562106317423
      Source: The Somerset, 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.