Reported Annual Crime In Gun Barrel City

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGun Barrel City/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime226n/a (estimate)3,7503,2442,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGun Barrel City/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.84.9
Rape0n/a0.044.638.6
Robbery1n/a16.6116.3101.9
Assault8n/a132.7246.6237.8
Violent crime9n/a (estimate)149412373
Burglary57n/a945.7557.2491.4
Theft140n/a2,322.92,028.51,775.4
Vehicle theft20n/a331.8245.7220.2
Property crime217n/a (estimate)3,6002,8312,487
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Gun Barrel City, TX. These figures on reported criminal activity in Gun Barrel City, TX, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Gun Barrel City, TX is 16% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Texas, and when compared with the national average, is 31% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Gun Barrel City, TX has 64% lower than violent crime rate than Texas average, while remaining 60% lower than the national average. In property crime, Gun Barrel City, TX is 27% higher than the average of Texas and is 45% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Gun Barrel City is 31% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.27 daily crimes that occur in Gun Barrel City.
  • Gun Barrel City is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Gun Barrel City you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Gun Barrel City has increased by 13%.

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Daily Crime In Gun Barrel City (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Gun Barrel City, TX per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Texas as well as national figures. In Gun Barrel City, TX the total number of daily crimes is 1.16 times more than the Texas average and 1.31 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Gun Barrel City, TX are 2.76 times less than the Texas average and 2.50 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Gun Barrel City, TX has a daily crime rate that is 1.27 times more than the Texas average and 1.45 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Gun Barrel City (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Gun Barrel City, TX compared to every other city in Texas as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Gun Barrel City, TX ranks safer than 44% of every city located within Texas along with 39% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Texas and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Gun Barrel City, TX. As a result, Gun Barrel City, TX is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Gun Barrel City

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Gun Barrel City is 1 in 670
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Gun Barrel City is 1 in 28
The chance of being a victim of crime in Gun Barrel City is 1 in 27
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Gun Barrel City, TX? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Gun Barrel City, TX you have a 1 in 670 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 27 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Gun Barrel City, TX.

Year Over Year Crime In Gun Barrel City (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Gun Barrel City, TX is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Gun Barrel City, TX has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 10% in Gun Barrel City, TX, while property crimes in Gun Barrel City, TX have increased by 13%. Crimes in total for Gun Barrel City, TX have increased by 13% year over year.

Gun Barrel City police department

ItemGun Barrel CityTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1946,020556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.33.03.3
There are a total of 19 Gun Barrel City police officers. This results in 3.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 9.4% greater than the Texas average and 0.7% 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
Malakoff, TX2,8172171,3431,560
Eustace, TX1,2592031,3921,595
Kerens, TX1,8952051,4101,615
Kemp, TX1,4692131,4621,674
Enchanted Oaks, TX2962221,5291,751
Gun Barrel City, TX5,8051493,6003,750

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Pontoon Beach, IL5,8041071,4561,563
Richmond, MI5,8063421,4711,813
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Marvin, NC5,8061138941,007
Oasis, CA5,8075543,4063,960
Gun Barrel City, TX5,8051493,6003,750
Source: The Gun Barrel City, 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.