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Crime rate in Victoria, Texas (TX): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Victoria, TX compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Victoria, TX

The 2019 crime rate in Victoria, TX is 318 (City-Data.com crime index), which is about the average for the U.S. cities. It was higher than in 86.2% U.S. cities. The 2019 Victoria crime rate rose by 15% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 3 - a decrease of 1 compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Victoria has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Victoria, TX is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Victoria:

317.8
Edna:

117.8
Port Lavaca:

336.1
Cuero:

250.9
Point Comfort:

91.6
Seadrift:

125.5
Yorktown:

198.4
Ganado:

139.6
Yoakum:

204.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Victoria by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
5
(7.9)
1
(1.6)
1
(1.6)
1
(1.6)
7
(11.1)
2
(3.1)
5
(7.8)
1
(1.5)
2
(3.0)
3
(4.5)
4
(5.8)
4
(5.9)
3
(4.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
32
(50.4)
37
(59.3)
40
(64.0)
48
(76.4)
37
(58.5)
38
(59.5)
31
(48.4)
53
(81.6)
67
(101.9)
47
(70.2)
48
(70.0)
51
(75.3)
66
(97.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
89
(140.1)
72
(115.4)
66
(105.7)
80
(127.4)
75
(118.6)
70
(109.5)
47
(73.4)
58
(89.3)
38
(57.8)
50
(74.6)
49
(71.5)
46
(67.9)
52
(76.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
211
(332.1)
236
(378.2)
328
(525.1)
302
(481.0)
269
(425.5)
282
(441.3)
322
(502.5)
284
(437.1)
231
(351.5)
234
(349.3)
116
(169.2)
179
(264.1)
226
(334.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
688
(1,083)
670
(1,074)
824
(1,319)
1,044
(1,663)
788
(1,247)
857
(1,341)
594
(927.0)
507
(780.3)
437
(664.9)
440
(656.8)
646
(942.5)
358
(528.3)
382
(565.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,112
(3,324)
2,236
(3,583)
2,404
(3,849)
3,023
(4,815)
2,426
(3,838)
2,299
(3,597)
1,887
(2,945)
1,908
(2,936)
1,774
(2,699)
1,711
(2,554)
1,680
(2,451)
1,440
(2,125)
1,474
(2,181)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
173
(272.3)
124
(198.7)
111
(177.7)
108
(172.0)
106
(167.7)
93
(145.5)
103
(160.7)
64
(98.5)
70
(106.5)
101
(150.8)
110
(160.5)
87
(128.4)
118
(174.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(1.6)
8
(12.8)
11
(17.6)
15
(23.9)
21
(33.2)
18
(28.2)
15
(23.4)
15
(23.1)
13
(19.8)
5
(7.5)
4
(5.8)
4
(5.9)
1
(1.5)
City-Data.com crime index395.0395.3451.7521.5443.9424.3372.4362.5338.3317.5299.8277.5317.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 251 registered sex offenders living in Victoria, Texas as of May 12, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Victoria is 272 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Victoria:

312.2
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Victoria:

253.1
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Victoria:

202.1
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2015
Victoria:

291.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Victoria:

312.7
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Victoria:

347.8
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Victoria:

351.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Victoria:

341.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Victoria:

352.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Victoria:

383.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Victoria:

382.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Victoria:

309.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Victoria:

302.2
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Victoria:

271.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Victoria:

320.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Victoria:

417.4
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Victoria:

376.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Victoria:

248.3
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Victoria:

231.2
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Victoria:

335.1
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2015
Victoria:

281.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Victoria:

283.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Victoria:

317.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Victoria:

356.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Victoria:

469.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Victoria:

466.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Victoria:

599.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Victoria:

482.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Victoria:

423.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Victoria:

423.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Victoria:

514.5
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Victoria:

503.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Victoria:

511.6
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Victoria:

389.3
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 150 (112 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Texas average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 142 (107 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Texas average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 144 (110 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Texas average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 144 (107 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Texas average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 137 (104 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Texas average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 143 (101 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Texas average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 145 (110 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 143 (107 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Texas average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 144 (105 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Texas average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 137 (108 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 128 (97 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 140 (104 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Texas average:

2.13

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 132 (95 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 138 (98 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 135 (91 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Victoria, TX
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 77901, 77904.