Jersey Village, TX
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Jersey Village, TX crime analytics


The crime rate in Jersey Village 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 Jersey Village is 1 in 35. Based on FBI crime data, Jersey Village is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Texas, Jersey Village has a crime rate that is higher than 76% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Jersey Village 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 Jersey Village; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 494. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Jersey Village's rate for property crime is 27 per one thousand population. This makes Jersey Village 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 Jersey Village is one in 37.

Importantly, we found that Jersey Village 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 Jersey Village is one in 226.

Jersey Village Crime Data

 
Crime Index

21

(100 is safest)


Safer than 21% of U.S. Cities

Jersey Village Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

16

211

227

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.03

26.71

28.73

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Jersey Village 2.03
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 494

in Jersey Village

1 in 243

in Texas
Jersey Village VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,900
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 5 10
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.13 0.63 1.27
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
Jersey Village 26.71
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 37

in Jersey Village

1 in 35

in Texas
Jersey Village Property CRIMES
Population: 7,900
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 71 105 35
Rate per 1,000 8.99 13.29 4.43
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

Jersey Village Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Jersey Village 67
Texas 30