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Total crime 62%
Violent crime 74%
Property crime 59%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSomerset/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime18n/a (estimate)9002,6922,346
Murder1n/a50.06.66.5
Rape0n/a0.046.038.4
Robbery0n/a0.091.473.9
Assault1n/a50.0302.5279.7
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)100447388
Burglary6n/a300.0370.7314.2
Theft9n/a450.01,587.31,398.0
Vehicle theft1n/a50.0287.0246.0
Property crime16n/a (estimate)8002,2451,958

Key findings

  • Somerset crime rates are 62% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Somerset are 74% lower than the national average
  • In Somerset you have a 1 in 112 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Somerset is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Somerset has decreased by 35%

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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 1000
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Somerset is 1 in 125
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Somerset is 1 in 112

      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Natalia, TX1,364248745994
      LaCoste, TX1,1882081,0491,258
      Von Ormy, TX1,0552371,1931,430
      Castroville, TX2,9101901,2981,488
      Poteet, TX3,3911411,9522,093
      Devine, TX4,6071232,3552,478
      Sandy Oaks, TX4,0134192,1122,531
      Somerset, TX1,562100800900

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Limestone, IL1,562160587748
      Blue Grass, IA1,5634026311,033
      East Berlin, PA1,5630195195
      Sutton-Alpine, AK1,5644171,1251,543
      Nederland, CO1,56065907972
      Somerset, TX1,562100800900
      Source: The Somerset, 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.