In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
The Surfside Beach crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Surfside Beach 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 Surfside Beach crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Surfside Beach is 39% higher than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 10.48 daily crimes that occur in Surfside Beach.
Surfside Beach is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States.
In Surfside Beach you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Surfside Beach has decreased by 1%.
Daily Crime In Surfside Beach (per 100,000 people)
How Safe is Surfside Beach (higher is better)
Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Surfside Beach
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Surfside Beach is 1 in 576
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Surfside Beach is 1 in 28
The chance of being a victim of crime in Surfside Beach is 1 in 27
Year Over Year Crime In Surfside Beach (per 100,000 people)
Surfside Beach police department
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
There are a total of 6 Surfside Beach police officers. This results in 12.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 299.2% greater than the Texas average and 269.1% greater than the National average.
Sex offenders in Texas
There are a total of 79,674 sex offenders in Texas. This yields a total of 370 sex offenders in Texas per 100,000 residents which is 67% greater than the national average.
Source: The Surfside Beach, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.