Reported Annual Crime In Killeen

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 peopleKilleen/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime5,227n/a (estimate)3,5823,0022,756
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleKilleen/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder18n/a12.35.05.3
Rape151n/a103.551.141.7
Robbery313n/a214.5114.098.0
Assault636n/a435.9268.8248.9
Violent crime1,118n/a (estimate)766439394
Burglary1,140n/a781.3473.7430.4
Theft2,403n/a1,646.91,848.51,694.4
Vehicle theft566n/a387.9240.4237.4
Property crime4,109n/a (estimate)2,8162,5632,362

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The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Killeen, TX. The total number of reported crimes in Killeen, TX is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Killeen, TX crime rate is 19% higher than the Texas average and is 30% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Killeen, TX has a violent crime rate that is 75% higher than the Texas average and 95% higher than the national average. For property crime, Killeen, TX is 10% higher than the Texas average and 19% higher than the national average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Killeen is 30% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.81 daily crimes that occur in Killeen.
  • Killeen is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Killeen you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Killeen has increased by 3%.

Compare Killeen, TX Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Killeen (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Killeen, TX for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Texas as well as those across America as a whole. The Killeen, TX total amount of daily offenses is 1.19 times more than the Texas average and 1.30 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Killeen, TX is 1.75 times more than the Texas average, and it is 1.95 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Killeen, TX has a daily crime figure that is 1.10 times more than the Texas average and 1.19 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Killeen (higher is better)

How safe is Killeen, TX compared to other cities in Texas and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Killeen, TX is safer than 8% of the cities in Texas and 10% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Texas and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Killeen, TX. Overall, Killeen, TX is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Killeen

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Killeen is 1 in 131
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Killeen is 1 in 36
The chance of being a victim of crime in Killeen is 1 in 28
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Killeen, 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 Killeen, TX, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 131. 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 36 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 Killeen, TX is 1 in 28.

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

A good indicator of whether Killeen, TX is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Killeen, TX has increased by 24%, while the property crime rate in Killeen, TX has decreased by 2% year over year. The number of total crimes in Killeen, TX has increased by 3% year over year.

Killeen police department

ItemKilleenTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)31446,020558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.43.03.3
There are a total of 314 Killeen police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.9% less than the Texas average and 26.8% 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
Salado, TX1,963931,0651,157
Kempner, TX1,1051931,1251,318
Nolanville, TX4,6431771,1831,360
Belton, TX20,1381642,5952,759
Copperas Cove, TX33,0526962,5723,268
Harker Heights, TX28,7162583,4183,676
Fort Hood, TX28,3506643,8744,538
Killeen, TX138,7457662,8163,582

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
McAllen, TX138,4751442,7802,924
Fullerton, CA139,4912072,7902,997
Orange, CA139,9191541,8311,985
Pasadena, CA140,2684022,0622,463
Hampton, VA136,7893023,2343,536
Killeen, TX138,7457662,8163,582
Source: The Killeen, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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