Wylie, TX
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Wylie, TX crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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 9 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Wylie is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 76% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Wylie is one in 117. Compared to communities within Texas, Wylie‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 81% 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.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Wylie, and we found that the crime rate in Wylie is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Wylie 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 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.

For Wylie, 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 Wylie than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1086, 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 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 131.

Wylie Crime Data

 

Crime Index

76

(100 is safest)


Safer than 76% of U.S. Cities

Wylie Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

43

357

400

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.92

7.64

8.56

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wylie 0.92
Texas 4.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,086

in Wylie

1 in 243

in Texas

Wylie VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 46,708
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 21 5 16
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.45 0.11 0.34

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
Wylie 7.64
Texas 28.31

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 131

in Wylie

1 in 35

in Texas

Wylie Property CRIMES

Population: 46,708
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 51 293 13
Rate per 1,000 1.09 6.27 0.28

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

Wylie Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wylie 11
Texas 30