Little Elm, TX
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Little Elm, TX crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 7 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Little Elm is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 84% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Little Elm is one in 144. Compared to communities within Texas, Little Elm‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 89% of the state's cities and towns. It is for these reasons that Little Elm is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Little Elm, and we found that the crime rate in Little Elm is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Little Elm is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Little Elm 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 Little Elm.

For Little Elm, 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 Little Elm than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1009, 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 Little Elm 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 Little Elm than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 168.

Little Elm Crime Data

 
Crime Index

84

(100 is safest)


Safer than 84% of U.S. Cities

Little Elm Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

38

228

266

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.99

5.95

6.94

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Little Elm 0.99
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,009

in Little Elm

1 in 243

in Texas
Little Elm VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 38,341
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 5 31
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.05 0.13 0.81
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
Little Elm 5.95
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 168

in Little Elm

1 in 35

in Texas
Little Elm Property CRIMES
Population: 38,341
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 38 175 15
Rate per 1,000 0.99 4.56 0.39
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

Little Elm Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Little Elm 14
Texas 30