Alpine, TX
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Alpine has an overall crime rate of 17 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Alpine is 1 in 58. How does Alpine fare compared to other communities in Texas of all population sizes? Alpine's crime rate is lower than approximately 50% of Texas communities.

How does the crime rate in Alpine compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Alpine with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Alpine's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Alpine does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Alpine.

For Alpine, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Alpine than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 992, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Alpine experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Alpine; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Alpine Crime Data

 
Crime Index

44

(100 is safest)


Safer than 44% of U.S. Cities

Alpine Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

96

102

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.01

16.13

17.14

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Alpine 1.01
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 992

in Alpine

1 in 243

in Texas
Alpine VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 5,952
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 1 0 4
Rate per 1,000 0.17 0.17 0.00 0.67
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Alpine 16.13
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 62

in Alpine

1 in 35

in Texas
Alpine Property CRIMES
Population: 5,952
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 17 74 5
Rate per 1,000 2.86 12.43 0.84
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Alpine Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Alpine 22
Texas 30

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