Wylie, TX
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Wylie, TX crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Wylie is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 69% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Wylie is one in 103. Compared to communities within Texas, Wylie‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 75% of the state's cities and towns. It is for these reasons that Wylie is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Wylie has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Wylie is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Wylie 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 Wylie.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Wylie's violent crime rate is 1 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 Wylie is one in 954.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Wylie 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 Wylie than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 116.

Wylie Crime Data

 

Crime Index

69

(100 is safest)


Safer than 69% of U.S. Cities

Wylie Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

50

411

461

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.05

8.62

9.66

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wylie 1.05
Texas 4.34

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 954

in Wylie

1 in 230

in Texas

Wylie VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 47,701
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 7 6 37
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.15 0.13 0.78

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wylie 8.62
Texas 27.60

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 116

in Wylie

1 in 36

in Texas

Wylie Property CRIMES

Population: 47,701
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 61 329 21
Rate per 1,000 1.28 6.90 0.44

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Wylie Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wylie 13
Texas 30