Socorro, NM Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
474
Total Crimes
5,667.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
128.85%
Above National Average
60 out of 64
In New Mexico
9,458 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Socorro, NM?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Socorro is 5,667.8 per 100,000 people. That's 128.85% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 43.67% higher than the New Mexico total crime rate of 3,945.0 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Socorro SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
10

How Does Socorro Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Socorro
/ 100k People
New Mexico
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 474 5,667.8 3,945.0 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 8.6 5.0
Robbery 3 35.9 111.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 56 669.6 650.5 250.2
Violent Crime 59 705.5 832.2 366.7
Burglary 88 1,052.3 696.8 340.5
Larceny 295 3,527.4 1,988.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 32 382.6 427.2 219.9
Property Crime 415 4,962.3 3,112.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Socorro

59
Violent Crimes
705.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
92.39%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 141.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Socorro each year. That compares to a 1 in 120.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Socorro is 705.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 92.39% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -15.23% lower than the New Mexico violent crime rate of 832.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Socorro

415
Property Crimes
4,962.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
135.19%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 20.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Socorro each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Socorro is 4,962.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 135.19% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 59.42% higher than the New Mexico property crime rate of 3,112.7 per 100,000 people.

Socorro Crime Compared To New Mexico Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in New Mexico.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Socorro

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Belen, NM 7,094 516 7,273.8 5,243.9 2,029.9
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