Reported Annual Crime In Mineral Wells

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMineral Wells/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime602n/a (estimate)4,0033,2442,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMineral Wells/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.84.9
Rape10n/a66.544.638.6
Robbery5n/a33.2116.3101.9
Assault24n/a159.6246.6237.8
Violent crime39n/a (estimate)259412373
Burglary114n/a758.1557.2491.4
Theft417n/a2,773.02,028.51,775.4
Vehicle theft32n/a212.8245.7220.2
Property crime563n/a (estimate)3,7442,8312,487
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Mineral Wells, 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 23% higher than the average of crimes committed in Texas. It is also 40% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Mineral Wells, TX shows a crime rate that is 37% lower than the Texas average. The crime rate is also 30% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Mineral Wells, TX is shown to be 32% higher than the Texas average and 51% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Mineral Wells is 40% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.97 daily crimes that occur in Mineral Wells.
  • Mineral Wells is safer than 30% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Mineral Wells you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Mineral Wells has decreased by 5%.

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Daily Crime In Mineral Wells (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Mineral Wells, TX per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Texas as well as national figures. In Mineral Wells, TX the total number of daily crimes is 1.23 times more than the Texas average and 1.40 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Mineral Wells, TX are 1.59 times less than the Texas average and 1.44 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Mineral Wells, TX has a daily crime rate that is 1.32 times more than the Texas average and 1.51 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Mineral Wells (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Texas and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Mineral Wells, TX? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Mineral Wells, TX has been ranked safer than 34% of other cities in the state of Texas. In addition, Mineral Wells, TX is safer than 30% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Texas and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Mineral Wells, TX. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Mineral Wells, TX is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mineral Wells

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mineral Wells is 1 in 386
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mineral Wells is 1 in 27
The chance of being a victim of crime in Mineral Wells is 1 in 25
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Mineral Wells, TX? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Mineral Wells, TX you have a 1 in 386 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 27 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Mineral Wells, TX.

Year Over Year Crime In Mineral Wells (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Mineral Wells, 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. Mineral Wells, TX has decreased by 1% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 5% year over year. Total crimes for Mineral Wells, TX has decreased by 5% in the same time frame.

Mineral Wells police department

ItemMineral WellsTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3846,020556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.23.03.3
There are a total of 38 Mineral Wells police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 25.8% less than the Texas average and 31.8% 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
Palo Pinto, TX2865303,6434,173
Cool, TX2125473,7554,302
Millsap, TX4085854,0194,604
Graford, TX7466044,1534,757
Mineral Wells, TX16,5932593,7444,003

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Tifton, GA16,5891,0486,6667,714
Springfield, TN16,5988093,9664,775
Wolf Trap, VA16,57780761841
White Settlement, TX16,5712522,4232,675
Pecan Grove, TX16,6192041,4031,607
Mineral Wells, TX16,5932593,7444,003
Source: The Mineral Wells, 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.