Sherman, TX Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,292
Total Crimes
2,896.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
23.45%
Above National Average
493 out of 619
In Texas
7,088 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Sherman, TX?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Sherman is 2,896.1 per 100,000 people. That's 23.45% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 7.60% higher than the Texas total crime rate of 2,691.5 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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Sherman SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Sherman
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,292 2,896.1 2,691.5 2,346.0
Murder 6 13.4 6.6 6.5
Robbery 24 53.8 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 133 298.1 302.5 279.7
Violent Crime 197 441.6 446.5 387.8
Burglary 222 497.6 370.7 314.2
Larceny 769 1,723.8 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 104 233.1 287.0 246.0
Property Crime 1,095 2,454.6 2,245.0 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Sherman

197
Violent Crimes
441.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
13.87%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 226.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Sherman each year. That compares to a 1 in 224.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Sherman is 441.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 13.87% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -1.09% lower than the Texas violent crime rate of 446.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Sherman

1,095
Property Crimes
2,454.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
25.35%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 40.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Sherman each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Sherman is 2,454.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 25.35% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 9.33% higher than the Texas property crime rate of 2,245.0 per 100,000 people.

Sherman 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 Sherman

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Plano, TX 290,786 5,236 1,800.6 1,645.2 155.4
Frisco, TX 212,626 2,249 1,057.7 971.7 86.1
McKinney, TX 208,335 2,230 1,070.4 936.0 134.4
Richardson, TX 124,190 2,582 2,079.1 1,951.8 127.2
Allen, TX 108,218 1,101 1,017.4 920.4 97.0
Flower Mound, TX 80,907 597 737.9 682.3 55.6
The Colony, TX 44,356 763 1,720.2 1,445.1 275.0
Denison, TX 25,858 597 2,308.8 1,871.8 437.0
Corinth, TX 22,367 236 1,055.1 997.0 58.1
Murphy, TX 20,798 176 846.2 807.8 38.5
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