Converse, TX
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The crime rate in Converse is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 23 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Converse is 1 in 43. Based on FBI crime data, Converse is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Texas, Converse has a crime rate that is higher than 66% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Converse compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Converse with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Converse'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 Converse 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 Converse.

For Converse, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Converse is one in 190.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Converse's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Converse a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Converse is one in 56.

Converse Crime Data

 
Crime Index

29

(100 is safest)


Safer than 29% of U.S. Cities

Converse Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

116

395

511

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.28

17.97

23.24

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Converse 5.28
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 190

in Converse

1 in 243

in Texas
Converse VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 21,987
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 16 10 88
Rate per 1,000 0.09 0.73 0.45 4.00
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
Converse 17.97
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 56

in Converse

1 in 35

in Texas
Converse Property CRIMES
Population: 21,987
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 55 306 34
Rate per 1,000 2.50 13.92 1.55
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

Converse Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Converse 72
Texas 30