Vernon, TX Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
188
Total Crimes
1,833.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-21.84%
Below National Average
335 out of 619
In Texas
5,362 out of 8,904
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 1,833.6 per 100,000 people. That's -21.84% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -31.87% lower 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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Vernon SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
6
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 188 1,833.6 2,691.5 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 6.5
Robbery 5 48.8 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 26 253.6 302.5 279.7
Violent Crime 39 380.4 446.5 387.8
Burglary 29 282.8 370.7 314.2
Larceny 100 975.3 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 20 195.1 287.0 246.0
Property Crime 149 1,453.2 2,245.0 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Vernon

39
Violent Crimes
380.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-1.91%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 262.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Vernon each year. That compares to a 1 in 224.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Vernon is 380.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -1.91% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -14.80% lower than the Texas violent crime rate of 446.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Vernon

149
Property Crimes
1,453.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-25.79%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 68.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Vernon each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Vernon is 1,453.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -25.79% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -35.27% lower than the Texas property crime rate of 2,245.0 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 104,673 3,627 3,465.1 3,078.2 386.9
Altus, OK 18,184 431 2,370.2 2,199.7 170.5
Burkburnett, TX 11,321 175 1,545.8 1,369.1 176.7
Frederick, OK 3,504 116 3,310.5 2,711.2 599.3
Electra, TX 2,723 41 1,505.7 1,101.7 404.0
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