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Houston, Texas, violent crime, on a scale from 1 (low crime) to 100, is 80. Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. The US average is 41.4.

Houston, Texas, property crime, on a scale from 1 (low) to 100, is 63. Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. The US average is 43.5.

  CRIMEHouston, TexasUnited States
  Violent Crime  79.741.4
  Property Crime  63.443.5


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Arm pit of Texas
Houston traffic is horrible and the summer weather is suffocating. !00+ temps with 99% humidity. Crimes are a major problem, as well as air pollution and the school... (read more)
re: Need real answers... - 3/31/2009
houston is filled with psychopaths - there is not one street you can walk down without being accosted by some petty criminal - crime is out of control and the police... (read more)
a cesspool
Houston is a cesspool of criminals, hey come in all shades and stripes. I am an IT professional from the east Coast and I have never experienced in my life such a... (read more)
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re: Houston--think twice - 10/10/2015
I understand the negative mind set you have. I work with people who are deal in ng with death, dying, cancer eyc. It is clear your health has adversely affected your... (read more)
re: One of the worst cities to live in - 5/2/2015
We lived in the country near Rosenberg. I never saw so many families with these sociopath sons still living at home with drug problems. I remember the suprise of seeing... (read more)
re: "Considering moving to Houston, Austin, or San
What's up Tori?! I have a friend looking for a cosmetologist. She is located in Mid-Town in an upscale salon and is overloaded with clientele. She needs help ASAP! In my... (read more)
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