Reported Annual Crime In La Marque

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLa Marque/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime968n/a (estimate)5,9793,1942,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLa Marque/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder4n/a24.75.35.3
Rape10n/a61.848.040.4
Robbery21n/a129.7119.6102.8
Assault88n/a543.5261.6248.5
Violent crime123n/a (estimate)760434386
Burglary172n/a1,062.3533.8468.9
Theft619n/a3,823.11,978.11,745.0
Vehicle theft54n/a333.5247.8236.9
Property crime845n/a (estimate)5,2192,7602,451
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in La Marque, TX. These figures on reported criminal activity in La Marque, TX, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in La Marque, TX is 87% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Texas, and when compared with the national average, is 111% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, La Marque, TX has 75% higher than violent crime rate than Texas average, while remaining 97% higher than the national average. In property crime, La Marque, TX is 89% higher than the average of Texas and is 113% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in La Marque is 111% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 16.38 daily crimes that occur in La Marque.
  • La Marque is safer than 7% of the cities in the United States.
  • In La Marque you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in La Marque has increased by 51%.

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Daily Crime In La Marque (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in La Marque, TX per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Texas and on a national level. In La Marque, TX the total number of daily crimes is 1.87 times more than the Texas average and 2.11 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in La Marque, TX is 1.75 times more than the Texas average and 1.97 times more than the national average. With regards to property crimes, La Marque, TX has a daily crime rate that is 1.89 times more than the Texas average and 2.13 times more than the national average.

How Safe is La Marque (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in La Marque, TX in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Texas as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in La Marque, TX to other cities in the state and across the country, La Marque, TX is 4% safer than other cities of Texas and 7% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Texas cities and all around the United States, La Marque, TX has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing La Marque, TX crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in La Marque

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in La Marque is 1 in 132
The chance of being a victim of property crime in La Marque is 1 in 20
The chance of being a victim of crime in La Marque is 1 in 17
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in La Marque, TX? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In La Marque, TX you have a 1 in 132 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 20 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of crime in La Marque, TX.

Year Over Year Crime In La Marque (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in La Marque, TX is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in La Marque, TX has increased by 51%, the amount of property crime in La Marque, TX has increased by 51%, and the total amount of crime in La Marque, TX has increased by 51% year to year.

La Marque police department

ItemLa MarqueTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3946,020558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.63.03.3
There are a total of 39 La Marque police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 13.2% less than the Texas average and 19.8% 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
Clear Lake Shores, TX1,45861387448
Taylor Lake Village, TX3,66283526608
El Lago, TX2,77899632731
Friendswood, TX38,27269766835
Bayou Vista, TX1,6980936936
Tiki Island, TX9001751,1151,290
Jamaica Beach, TX989941,4161,511
La Marque, TX15,5677605,2195,979

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Humble, TX15,5697679,93710,704
Brunswick, ME15,5641221,6941,816
Susanville, CA15,5551,2231,9063,129
Adelphi, MD15,5545752,7813,356
Damascus, MD15,5543761,8202,197
La Marque, TX15,5677605,2195,979
Source: The La Marque, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.