Reported Annual Crime In Lufkin

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLufkin/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,839n/a (estimate)5,0523,2442,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLufkin/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a2.74.84.9
Rape7n/a19.244.638.6
Robbery44n/a120.9116.3101.9
Assault90n/a247.2246.6237.8
Violent crime142n/a (estimate)390412373
Burglary328n/a901.1557.2491.4
Theft1,309n/a3,596.12,028.51,775.4
Vehicle theft60n/a164.8245.7220.2
Property crime1,697n/a (estimate)4,6622,8312,487
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Lufkin, TX is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Lufkin, TX. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Lufkin, TX averages 56% higher than the rest of Texas while the rate of crime on a national scale is 77% higher than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Lufkin, TX is 5% lower than the average rate of crime in Texas and 5% higher than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 65% higher than the remainder of the state of Texas and 87% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Lufkin, TX area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lufkin is 77% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 13.84 daily crimes that occur in Lufkin.
  • Lufkin is safer than 19% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Lufkin you have a 1 in 20 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lufkin has decreased by 16%.

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Daily Crime In Lufkin (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Lufkin, 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 Lufkin, TX are 1.56 times more than the Texas average and 1.77 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Lufkin, TX are 1.06 times less than than Texas and 1.05 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Lufkin, TX are 1.65 times more than than Texas and 1.87 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Lufkin (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Lufkin, TX compared to every other city in Texas as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Lufkin, TX ranks safer than 19% of every city located within Texas along with 19% 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 Lufkin, TX. As a result, Lufkin, TX is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lufkin

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lufkin is 1 in 257
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lufkin is 1 in 22
The chance of being a victim of crime in Lufkin is 1 in 20
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Lufkin, TX? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Lufkin, TX, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 257. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 22 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Lufkin, TX is 1 in 20.

Year Over Year Crime In Lufkin (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Lufkin, TX is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Lufkin, TX has decreased by 10%, the amount of property crime in Lufkin, TX has decreased by 16%, and the total amount of crime in Lufkin, TX has decreased by 16% year to year.

Lufkin police department

ItemLufkinTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)9146,020556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.53.03.3
There are a total of 91 Lufkin police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 15.8% less than the Texas average and 22.5% less 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
Diboll, TX5,3771491,4341,583
Wells, TX1,0572311,5891,821
Hudson, TX4,7583761,5061,882
Huntington, TX2,1692852,1862,471
Burke, TX7135263,6134,139
Lufkin, TX35,7543904,6625,052

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Phenix City, AL35,7537394,7315,470
Leavenworth, KS35,7386693,1923,861
Torrington, CT35,7741351,9132,048
Wildwood, MO35,7012151,2331,448
Marion, IA35,8091851,4091,594
Lufkin, TX35,7543904,6625,052
Source: The Lufkin, 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.