Victoria, TX
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The crime rate in Victoria is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 38 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 Victoria is 1 in 26. Based on FBI crime data, Victoria is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Texas, Victoria has a crime rate that is higher than 86% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Victoria 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 Victoria; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 202. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Victoria's rate for property crime is 33 per one thousand population. This makes Victoria 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 Victoria is one in 30.

Victoria Crime Data

 
Crime Index

12

(100 is safest)


Safer than 12% of U.S. Cities

Victoria Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

334

2,252

2,586

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.94

33.33

38.27

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Victoria 4.94
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 202

in Victoria

1 in 243

in Texas
Victoria VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 67,574
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 3 47 50 234
Rate per 1,000 0.04 0.70 0.74 3.46
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
Victoria 33.33
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 30

in Victoria

1 in 35

in Texas
Victoria Property CRIMES
Population: 67,574
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 440 1,711 101
Rate per 1,000 6.51 25.32 1.49
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

Victoria Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Victoria 73
Texas 30