Santa Fe, TX
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Santa Fe, TX crime analytics


Santa Fe has an overall crime rate of 17 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 Santa Fe is 1 in 58. How does Santa Fe fare compared to other communities in Texas of all population sizes? Santa Fe's crime rate is lower than approximately 50% of Texas communities.

How does the crime rate in Santa Fe compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Santa Fe with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Santa Fe's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Santa Fe 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 Santa Fe.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Santa Fe 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 Santa Fe; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 407. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Santa Fe; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 15 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Santa Fe Crime Data

 
Crime Index

43

(100 is safest)


Safer than 43% of U.S. Cities

Santa Fe Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

32

194

226

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.45

14.88

17.34

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Santa Fe 2.45
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 407

in Santa Fe

1 in 243

in Texas
Santa Fe VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 13,037
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 14 0 18
Rate per 1,000 0.00 1.07 0.00 1.38
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
Santa Fe 14.88
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 67

in Santa Fe

1 in 35

in Texas
Santa Fe Property CRIMES
Population: 13,037
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 48 132 14
Rate per 1,000 3.68 10.13 1.07
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

Santa Fe Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Santa Fe 13
Texas 30