Friendswood, TX
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Friendswood, TX crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Friendswood is safer than 71% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Texas, only on the order of 22% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Friendswood. If you live in Friendswood, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 101. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35. It is for these reasons that Friendswood is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Friendswood has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Friendswood is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

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

For Friendswood, 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 Friendswood than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1386, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Friendswood is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Friendswood than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 109.

Friendswood Crime Data

 

Crime Index

71

(100 is safest)


Safer than 71% of U.S. Cities

Friendswood Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

28

356

384

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.72

9.18

9.90

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Friendswood 0.72
Texas 4.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,386

in Friendswood

1 in 243

in Texas

Friendswood VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 38,800
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 17 3 7
Rate per 1,000 0.03 0.44 0.08 0.18

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
Friendswood 9.18
Texas 28.31

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 109

in Friendswood

1 in 35

in Texas

Friendswood Property CRIMES

Population: 38,800
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 60 278 18
Rate per 1,000 1.55 7.16 0.46

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

Friendswood Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Friendswood 18
Texas 30