Houston, Texas 

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Crime in Houston, Texas

Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Houston violent crime is 50.4. (The US average is 22.7)
Houston property crime is 63.2. (The US average is 35.4)

NOTE: Click on the links below to see charts for each crime category.
 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft



Houston, TX Crime History


Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
20001119.11242.3429.9634.95739.61210.93494.31034.4
20011172.113.447.3496.6614.95934.41256.73472.11205.7
20021223.112.543.7549.5617.46090.91318.53599.21173.1
20031175.313.637.6538.2585.85879.51299.43529.11051
20041146.413.344.4498.3590.460401326.73658.11055.2
20051172.516.342.6544569.65886.61346.33542.8997.6
20061169.418.241.2548.3561.75837.51295.73524.61017.2
20071132.216.232529.15555684.41338.73448.5897.2
20081106.813.133.5473.6586.549471203.63063.9679.5
20091125.612.636.2499.9576.85318.61287.73389641.9
2010986.111.831.2414.3528.85056.11224.33269.9561.9
2011974.69.236375.7553.75053.912813200572.9
2012992.51030.54315214945.51223.13122.2600.3
20139.828.3453.64715086.61088.43374.8623.5
2014991.410.936.6458.8485.14693.7974.33068.8650.6
2015966.713.343.3451.7458.34397.5872.82928.7596
20161026.412.951.8426.8534.94320.57922982.8545.7
20171095.211.558.4418607.34128.4731.72900.8495.9
20181026.111.853.8373.65874010695.82804.6509.6
20191072.211.753388.3619.24319.5723.33040.2556



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
West University Place, TX37.9783.915,81852019
Southside Place, TX157.7683.51,90262019
Bellaire, TX109.21,773.019,23372019
Spring Valley, TX22.71,925.74,41472019
Hedwig Village, TX223.57,637.92,68482019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
San Antonio, TX708.54,324.21,559,1661902019
Dallas, TX862.93,321.31,363,2952242019
Chicago, IL943.22,982.62,707,0649372019
Phoenix, AZ698.93,314.61,688,72210152019
San Diego, CA361.71,882.51,441,73712992019


Visualize the relationship between violent and property crime in similar size cities.





Reviews for Houston    361 Reviews

Houston, TX: A Great Place to Live - 1/28/2021
Houston, TX is one of the best cities to live in the US. Here is why: high number of jobs that pay well, affordable cost of living, among the top three medical... Read More

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My honest thoughts on Houston, from a transplant - 1/10/2021
I’ve lived here four years and am moving out this summer. I moved here pretty suddenly (change in school) and had no knowledge about what to expect before I moved... Read More

Lived here for over 30 years - 12/27/2020
I’ve lived in Houston for over 30 years. I want to leave so badly but I have to take care of my elderly mother. The job market is not what people say it is, the freeway... Read More


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