Sherman, TX Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,301
Total Crimes
3,025.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
22.16%
Above National Average
492 out of 615
In Texas
7,838 out of 9,891
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 3,025.4 per 100,000 people. That's 22.16% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 7.68% higher 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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Sherman SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
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 1,301 3,025.4 2,809.6 2,476.7
Murder 3 7.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 27 62.8 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 117 272.1 263.0 250.2
Violent Crime 179 416.3 418.9 366.7
Burglary 241 560.4 392.8 340.5
Larceny 790 1,837.1 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 91 211.6 267.2 219.9
Property Crime 1,122 2,609.2 2,390.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Sherman

179.0
Violent Crimes
416.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
13.52%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 240.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Sherman each year. That compares to a 1 in 238.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Sherman is 416.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 13.52% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -0.64% lower than the Texas violent crime rate of 418.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Sherman

1,122.0
Property Crimes
2,609.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
23.66%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 38.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Sherman each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Sherman is 2,609.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 23.66% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 9.14% higher than the Texas property crime rate of 2,390.7 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 291,611 5,339 1,830.9 1,683.1 147.8
McKinney, TX 200,615 2,280 1,136.5 993.4 143.1
Frisco, TX 199,445 2,550 1,278.5 1,198.3 80.2
Carrollton, TX 138,216 2,555 1,848.6 1,710.4 138.2
Richardson, TX 123,893 2,457 1,983.2 1,839.5 143.7
Allen, TX 105,961 1,242 1,172.1 1,089.1 83.0
Flower Mound, TX 79,052 773 977.8 923.4 54.4
The Colony, TX 44,356 763 1,720.2 1,445.1 275.0
Denison, TX 25,432 570 2,241.3 1,824.5 416.8
Corinth, TX 22,090 184 833.0 760.5 72.4
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