El Campo, TX
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The crime rate in El Campo is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 29 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 El Campo is 1 in 34. Based on FBI crime data, El Campo is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Texas, El Campo has a crime rate that is higher than 76% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare El Campo to other communities of similar population, then El Campo crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how El Campo does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how El Campo 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 El Campo.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in El Campo occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in El Campo; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 290. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that El Campo's rate for property crime is 26 per one thousand population. This makes El Campo 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 El Campo is one in 39.

El Campo Crime Data

 
Crime Index

20

(100 is safest)


Safer than 20% of U.S. Cities

El Campo Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

40

298

338

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.45

25.68

29.13

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
El Campo 3.45
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 290

in El Campo

1 in 243

in Texas
El Campo VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 11,604
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 7 3 30
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.60 0.26 2.59
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
El Campo 25.68
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 39

in El Campo

1 in 35

in Texas
El Campo Property CRIMES
Population: 11,604
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 54 228 16
Rate per 1,000 4.65 19.65 1.38
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

El Campo Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
El Campo 41
Texas 30

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