Edcouch, TX
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With a crime rate of 43 per one thousand residents, Edcouch has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 23. Within Texas, more than 90% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Edcouch.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a city's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 3,316, Edcouch has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Edcouch does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Edcouch.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Edcouch 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 Edcouch.

For Edcouch, 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 Edcouch is one in 144.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Edcouch's rate for property crime is 36 per one thousand population. This makes Edcouch 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 Edcouch is one in 28.

Edcouch Crime Data

 
Crime Index

9

(100 is safest)


Safer than 9% of U.S. Cities

Edcouch Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

23

120

143

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

6.94

36.19

43.12

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Edcouch 6.94
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 144

in Edcouch

1 in 243

in Texas
Edcouch VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 3,316
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Edcouch 36.19
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 28

in Edcouch

1 in 35

in Texas
Edcouch Property CRIMES
Population: 3,316
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Edcouch Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Edcouch 138
Texas 30

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