Selma, TX Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
277
Total Crimes
2,298.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-7.22%
Below National Average
396 out of 615
In Texas
6,758 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Selma, TX?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Selma is 2,298.0 per 100,000 people. That's -7.22% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -18.21% lower than the Texas total crime rate of 2,809.6 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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Selma SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Selma
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 277 2,298.0 2,809.6 2,476.7
Murder 1 8.3 4.9 5.0
Robbery 1 8.3 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 12 99.6 263.0 250.2
Violent Crime 19 157.6 418.9 366.7
Burglary 21 174.2 392.8 340.5
Larceny 220 1,825.1 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 17 141.0 267.2 219.9
Property Crime 258 2,140.4 2,390.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Selma

19.0
Violent Crimes
157.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-57.02%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 634.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Selma each year. That compares to a 1 in 238.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Selma is 157.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -57.02% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -62.38% lower than the Texas violent crime rate of 418.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Selma

258.0
Property Crimes
2,140.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
1.44%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 46.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Selma each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Selma is 2,140.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 1.44% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -10.47% lower than the Texas property crime rate of 2,390.7 per 100,000 people.

Selma Crime Compared To Texas Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Selma

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
San Antonio, TX 1,559,166 78,468 5,032.7 4,324.2 708.5
New Braunfels, TX 88,706 1,339 1,509.5 1,262.6 246.9
Schertz, TX 42,337 637 1,504.6 1,320.4 184.2
Cibolo, TX 32,112 319 993.4 871.9 121.4
Converse, TX 28,598 612 2,140.0 1,608.5 531.5
Live Oak, TX 16,280 678 4,164.6 3,961.9 202.7
Leon Valley, TX 11,644 553 4,749.2 4,629.0 120.2
Kirby, TX 8,841 180 2,036.0 1,787.1 248.8
Windcrest, TX 5,936 263 4,430.6 4,245.3 185.3
Garden Ridge, TX 4,124 36 872.9 872.9 0.0
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