Hemphill, TX
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The crime rate in Hemphill is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 20 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 Hemphill is 1 in 51. Based on FBI crime data, Hemphill is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Texas, Hemphill has a crime rate that is higher than 57% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Hemphill to other communities of similar population, then Hemphill crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Hemphill 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 Hemphill 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 Hemphill.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Hemphill's violent crime rate is 2 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 Hemphill is one in 609.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Hemphill's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Hemphill 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 Hemphill is one in 55.

Importantly, we found that Hemphill has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Hemphill is one in 305.

Hemphill Crime Data

 
Crime Index

37

(100 is safest)


Safer than 37% of U.S. Cities

Hemphill Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

22

24

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.64

18.06

19.70

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Hemphill 1.64
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 609

in Hemphill

1 in 243

in Texas
Hemphill VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,218
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.82 0.00 0.82
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
Hemphill 18.06
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 55

in Hemphill

1 in 35

in Texas
Hemphill Property CRIMES
Population: 1,218
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 3 15 4
Rate per 1,000 2.46 12.32 3.28
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

Hemphill Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Hemphill 10
Texas 30

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