Vernon, TX Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
239
Total Crimes
2,317.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-6.42%
Below National Average
399 out of 615
In Texas
6,796 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Vernon, TX?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Vernon is 2,317.7 per 100,000 people. That's -6.42% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -17.51% 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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Vernon SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
3
Affordability
9
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
10

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Vernon
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 239 2,317.7 2,809.6 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 4 38.8 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 35 339.4 263.0 250.2
Violent Crime 48 465.5 418.9 366.7
Burglary 44 426.7 392.8 340.5
Larceny 137 1,328.5 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 10 97.0 267.2 219.9
Property Crime 191 1,852.2 2,390.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Vernon

48.0
Violent Crimes
465.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
26.94%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 214.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Vernon each year. That compares to a 1 in 238.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Vernon is 465.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 26.94% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 11.11% higher than the Texas violent crime rate of 418.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Vernon

191.0
Property Crimes
1,852.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-12.21%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 54.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Vernon each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Vernon is 1,852.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -12.21% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -22.52% lower than the Texas property crime rate of 2,390.7 per 100,000 people.

Vernon 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 Vernon

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Wichita Falls, TX 104,551 3,547 3,392.6 3,044.4 348.2
Altus, OK 18,572 440 2,369.2 2,143.0 226.1
Burkburnett, TX 11,305 239 2,114.1 1,901.8 212.3
Frederick, OK 3,558 123 3,457.0 2,838.7 618.3
Electra, TX 2,696 54 2,003.0 1,780.4 222.6
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