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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 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Georgetown has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Georgetown is 1 in 70. How does Georgetown fare compared to other communities in Texas of all population sizes? Georgetown's crime rate is lower than approximately 48% of Texas communities.

However, 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 685.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Georgetown's rate for property crime is 13 per one thousand population. This makes Georgetown 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 Georgetown is one in 78.

Georgetown Crime Data

 

Crime Index

42

(100 is safest)


Safer than 42% of U.S. Cities

Georgetown Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

98

859

957

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.46

12.79

14.25

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
1.46
4.5
National Median: 4
    Georgetown
    Texas

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 685

in Georgetown

1 in 222

in Texas

Georgetown VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 67,176
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 3 40 13 42
Rate per 1,000 0.04 0.60 0.19 0.63

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
12.79
22.62
National Median: 19
    Georgetown
    Texas

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 78

in Georgetown

1 in 44

in Texas

Georgetown Property CRIMES

Population: 67,176
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 118 667 74
Rate per 1,000 1.76 9.93 1.10

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Georgetown Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
19
27
National Median: 26.9
    Georgetown
    Texas