Annual Crime In Dumas (2018)

Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDumas/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime281n/a (estimate)1,9002,7782,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDumas/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.65.0
Rape2n/a13.551.242.6
Robbery1n/a6.898.486.2
Assault19n/a128.5256.6246.8
Violent crime22n/a (estimate)149411381
Burglary29n/a196.1410.8376.0
Theft199n/a1,345.51,713.11,594.6
Vehicle theft31n/a209.6243.2228.9
Property crime259n/a (estimate)1,7512,3672,200

Key findings

  • Dumas crime rates are 26% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dumas are 61% lower than the national average
  • In Dumas you have a 1 in 53 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dumas is safer than 56% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Dumas has increased by 12%

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Compare Dumas, TX Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Dumas (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Dumas, TX per 100,000 people. In Dumas, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.46 times less than the Texas average and 1.36 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Dumas is 2.76 times less than the Texas average and 2.56 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Dumas has a daily crime rate that is 1.35 times less than the Texas average and 1.26 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Dumas (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Dumas compared to every other city in Texas, as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Dumas ranks safer than 63% of every city located within Texas along with 56% 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. As a result, Dumas, TX is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dumas

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dumas is 1 in 673
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dumas is 1 in 58
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dumas is 1 in 53
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Dumas? In Dumas, you have a 1 in 673 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 58. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Dumas, TX is 1 in 53.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Dumas is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Dumas has decreased by 3% and the rate of property crime in Dumas has increased by 14%. The total crime rate in Dumas has increased by 12% year to year.

      Dumas police department

      ItemDumasTexasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3146,020558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.13.03.3
      There are a total of 31 Dumas police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 31% less than the Texas average and 36.2% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Texas

      StateTotal offendersTexas /100KNational /100K
      Texas95,281443266
      There are a total of 95,281 sex offenders in Texas. This yields a total of 443 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
      Cactus, TX3,178306643949
      Sunray, TX1,9861861,0701,256
      Dumas, TX14,9631491,7511,900

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Tavares, FL14,9652771,4441,721
      Ripon, CA14,971631,4171,480
      Parlier, CA14,9537232,1822,904
      Cloverly, MD14,9752561,1091,365
      Callaway, FL14,9424282,5372,965
      Dumas, TX14,9631491,7511,900
      Source: The Dumas, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.