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Crime Report for Kerens,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Kerens, is 2.6 out of a possible 5 total points. Higher ratings indicate that your area is safer. The HomeSurfer crime rating is calculated depending on how the crime rate in your city compares with crime in the state and the nation. Violent crime is weighed more heavily than property crime, and the national ranking is more important than the state ranking.

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Kerens Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Kerens, has a violent crime rate of 163 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 573 in and a rate of 676 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Violent Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Kerens 163
TX 573
National 676

Kerens, is in the 32% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 44% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 32% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Kerens, or said another way, 68% of cities in have crime rates higher than Kerens.


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Crime Kerens TX Nation
Violent Crime Total 163.0 573.3 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 6.1 6.5
Forcible Rape 0.0 35.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 108.7 189.5 197.4
Aggravated Assault 54.4 341.8 315
Property Crime Total 3532.6 4532.8 3726.9
Burglary 1413.0 1015.4 812.3
Larceny Theft 1793.5 3117.4 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 326.1 400.0 382.3
Arson 54.4 27.3 23.3


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Property Crime Rate
Property crime includes burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, and arson. Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Kerens, has a property crime rate of 3532.6 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 4532.8 in and an average rate of 3727 incidents per 100,000 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Property Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Kerens 3532.6
TX 4532.8
National 3727



Kerens Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 67
National Percentile Rank - 71