Reported Annual Crime In Fort Stockton

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFort Stockton/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime358n/a (estimate)4,1983,2442,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFort Stockton/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.84.9
Rape8n/a93.844.638.6
Robbery6n/a70.4116.3101.9
Assault33n/a387.0246.6237.8
Violent crime47n/a (estimate)551412373
Burglary56n/a656.7557.2491.4
Theft235n/a2,755.92,028.51,775.4
Vehicle theft20n/a234.5245.7220.2
Property crime311n/a (estimate)3,6472,8312,487
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Fort Stockton, TX is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 29% higher than the average of crimes committed in Texas. It is also 47% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Fort Stockton, TX shows a crime rate that is 34% higher than the Texas average. The crime rate is also 48% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Fort Stockton, TX is shown to be 29% higher than the Texas average and 47% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Fort Stockton is 47% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.5 daily crimes that occur in Fort Stockton.
  • Fort Stockton is safer than 17% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Fort Stockton you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Fort Stockton has increased by 21%.

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Daily Crime In Fort Stockton (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Fort Stockton, TX is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Texas and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Fort Stockton, TX are 1.29 times more than the Texas average and 1.47 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Fort Stockton, TX are 1.34 times more than than Texas and 1.48 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Fort Stockton, TX are 1.29 times more than than Texas and 1.47 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Fort Stockton (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Fort Stockton, TX area in comparison to other Texas communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Fort Stockton, TX being safer than 15% of cities in Texas and 17% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Texas cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Fort Stockton, TX. In conclusion, Fort Stockton, TX now ranks below average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fort Stockton

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fort Stockton is 1 in 182
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fort Stockton is 1 in 28
The chance of being a victim of crime in Fort Stockton is 1 in 24
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Fort Stockton, TX? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Fort Stockton, TX you have a 1 in 182 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Fort Stockton, TX.

Year Over Year Crime In Fort Stockton (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Fort Stockton, TX is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Fort Stockton, TX has decreased by 7% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 27% year over year. Total crimes for Fort Stockton, TX has increased by 21% in the same time frame.

Fort Stockton police department

ItemFort StocktonTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3146,020556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.63.03.3
There are a total of 31 Fort Stockton police officers. This results in 3.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.9% greater than the Texas average and 11.3% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Texas

StateTotal offendersTexas /100KNational /100K
Texas79,674370222
There are a total of 79,674 sex offenders in Texas. This yields a total of 370 sex offenders in Texas per 100,000 residents which is 67% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fort Stockton, TX8,3735513,6474,198

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Bridgewater, MA8,3744521,9562,409
Hillsboro, IL8,3714621,1221,584
New Port Richey East, FL8,3765653,4434,008
Denison, IA8,3703122,2352,548
Oberlin, OH8,3682192,8483,068
Fort Stockton, TX8,3735513,6474,198
Source: The Fort Stockton, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.