Georgetown, TX
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Georgetown, TX crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Georgetown is safer than 61% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Texas, only on the order of 34% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Georgetown. If you live in Georgetown, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 88. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 36.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Georgetown has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Georgetown 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 Georgetown 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 Georgetown.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Georgetown's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Georgetown is one in 852.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Georgetown; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 10 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Georgetown Crime Data

 

Crime Index

61

(100 is safest)


Safer than 61% of U.S. Cities

Georgetown Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

83

716

799

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.17

10.13

11.30

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Georgetown 1.17
Texas 4.39

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 852

in Georgetown

1 in 228

in Texas

Georgetown VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 70,685
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 31 14 38
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.44 0.20 0.54

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Georgetown 10.13
Texas 25.63

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 99

in Georgetown

1 in 39

in Texas

Georgetown Property CRIMES

Population: 70,685
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 101 580 35
Rate per 1,000 1.43 8.21 0.50

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Georgetown Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Georgetown 16
Texas 29