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Total crime 23%
Violent crime 58%
Property crime 17%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGun Barrel City/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime120n/a (estimate)1,9132,8102,489
Murder0n/a0.04.95.0
Rape2n/a31.951.142.6
Robbery1n/a15.9100.081.6
Assault7n/a111.6263.0250.2
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)159419379
Burglary35n/a557.9392.8340.5
Theft59n/a940.51,730.61,549.5
Vehicle theft16n/a255.1267.2219.9
Property crime110n/a (estimate)1,7542,3912,110

Key findings

  • Gun Barrel City crime rates are 23% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Gun Barrel City are 58% lower than the national average
  • In Gun Barrel City you have a 1 in 53 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Gun Barrel City is safer than 53% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Gun Barrel City has increased by 25%

Gun Barrel City crime map

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The Gun Barrel City crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Gun Barrel City as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Gun Barrel City crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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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, per 100,000 residents. In Gun Barrel City, the total number of daily crimes is 1.47 times less than the Texas average and 1.30 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Gun Barrel City are 2.63 times less than the Texas average and 2.38 times less than the national average. For property crime, Gun Barrel City has a daily crime rate that is 1.36 times less than the Texas average and 1.20 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Gun Barrel City (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Gun Barrel City to every other city in Texas, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Gun Barrel City safe? The gauges above illustrate that Gun Barrel City is safer than 57% of every city located within Texas along with 53% 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, Gun Barrel City, TX is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the 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 628
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Gun Barrel City is 1 in 58
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Gun Barrel City is 1 in 53
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Gun Barrel City? In Gun Barrel City, TX you have a 1 in 628 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 58 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 53 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Gun Barrel City.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Gun Barrel City is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Gun Barrel City has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 11% in Gun Barrel City, while property crimes in Gun Barrel City have increased by 30%. Total crime has increased by 25% year over year.

      Gun Barrel City police department

      ItemGun Barrel CityTexasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1946,020558,732
      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 1.2% greater 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.

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      Tool, TX2,20743642685
      Kerens, TX1,6295878491,436
      Enchanted Oaks, TX3362211,2641,485
      Kemp, TX1,4492221,2651,487
      Malakoff, TX2,9122591,4771,736
      Mabank, TX3,4152661,5201,786
      Log Cabin, TX5632661,5961,862
      Gun Barrel City, TX5,9201591,7541,913

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Battlefield, MO5,92001,1341,134
      Prospect Park, NJ5,919861,4231,509
      Indiantown, FL5,9214662,6473,113
      Hilton, NY5,9214151,5882,004
      Hillandale, MD5,9213071,3201,628
      Gun Barrel City, TX5,9201591,7541,913
      Source: The Gun Barrel City, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.