Annual Crime In Highland Village (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 peopleHighland Village/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime140n/a (estimate)8332,7782,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHighland Village/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.65.0
Rape1n/a6.051.242.6
Robbery1n/a6.098.486.2
Assault6n/a35.7256.6246.8
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)48411381
Burglary9n/a53.6410.8376.0
Theft116n/a690.31,713.11,594.6
Vehicle theft7n/a41.7243.2228.9
Property crime132n/a (estimate)7852,3672,200

Key findings

  • Highland Village crime rates are 68% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Highland Village are 87% lower than the national average
  • In Highland Village you have a 1 in 121 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Highland Village is safer than 85% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Highland Village has increased by 16%

Highland Village crime map

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Compare Highland Village, TX Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Highland Village (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Highland Village on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Texas and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Highland Village (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Texas, are 3.33 times less than the state average and 3.10 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Highland Village on a daily basis are 8.63 times less than than Texas average and 7.99 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Highland Village are 3.01 times less than the daily state average and 2.80 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Highland Village (higher is better)

      How safe is Highland Village, TX when compared to other cities in Texas and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Highland Village is safer than 91% of the cities in Texas and 85% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Texas and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Highland Village. Overall, Highland Village is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Highland Village

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Highland Village is 1 in 2101
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Highland Village is 1 in 128
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Highland Village is 1 in 121
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Highland Village, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 2101. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 128 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Highland Village is 1 in 121.

      Year Over Year Crime In Highland Village (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Highland Village is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Highland Village has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 2% in Highland Village, while property crimes in Highland Village have increased by 18%. Total crime has increased by 17% year over year.

      Highland Village police department

      ItemHighland VillageTexasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3346,020558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.13.03.3
      There are a total of 33 Highland Village police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 30.7% less than the Texas average and 35.9% 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

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      Cross Roads, TX1,09158332390
      Copper Canyon, TX1,34858332390
      Westlake, TX1,12458332390
      Argyle, TX3,7320401401
      Shady Shores, TX2,80564371436
      Double Oak, TX3,02864386450
      Trophy Club, TX10,98715527542
      Highland Village, TX16,02048785833

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      Clayton, MO16,0341481,5651,712
      Easthampton Town, MA16,042212760972
      Brunswick, GA15,9971,0655,2466,311
      Crawfordsville, IN15,9964382,1102,548
      Cedar Mill, OR15,9931171,1811,297
      Highland Village, TX16,02048785833
      Source: The Highland Village, 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.