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Total crime 54%
Violent crime 65%
Property crime 52%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMcKinney/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,230n/a (estimate)1,0702,6922,346
Murder1n/a0.56.66.5
Rape59n/a28.346.038.4
Robbery44n/a21.191.473.9
Assault176n/a84.5302.5279.7
Violent crime280n/a (estimate)134447388
Burglary218n/a104.6370.7314.2
Theft1,519n/a729.11,587.31,398.0
Vehicle theft213n/a102.2287.0246.0
Property crime1,950n/a (estimate)9362,2451,958

Key findings

  • McKinney crime rates are 54% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in McKinney are 65% lower than the national average
  • In McKinney you have a 1 in 94 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • McKinney is safer than 69% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in McKinney has decreased by 6%

McKinney crime map

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The McKinney crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in McKinney 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 McKinney crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In McKinney (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in McKinney for every 100,000 residents. The McKinney total amount of daily crime is 2.51 times less than the Texas average and 2.19 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in McKinney, is 3.32 times less than the Texas average, and it is 2.89 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that McKinney has a daily crime average that is 2.40 times less than the Texas average and 2.09 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is McKinney (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of McKinney to every other city in Texas, as well as the entirety of the United States, is McKinney safe? The gauges above illustrate that McKinney is safer than 75% of every city located within Texas along with 69% 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, McKinney, TX is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in McKinney

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in McKinney is 1 in 745
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in McKinney is 1 in 107
      The chance of being a victim of crime in McKinney is 1 in 94
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In McKinney, Texas you have a 1 in 745 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 107 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 94 chance of becoming a victim of crime in McKinney.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for McKinney is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in McKinney has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 6% in McKinney, while property crimes in McKinney have decreased by 6%. Total crime has decreased by 6% year over year.

      McKinney police department

      ItemMcKinneyTexasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)20346,020558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.53.03.3
      There are a total of 203 McKinney police officers. This results in 1.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 51.1% less than the Texas average and 54.8% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lavon, TX2,663101228330
      St. Paul, TX1,23572364437
      Fairview, TX8,23521459480
      Parker, TX4,24156429485
      Lowry Crossing, TX1,58483417500
      Lavon, TX2,663107586692
      Wylie, TX45,65575687762
      McKinney, TX156,8211349361,070

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Palmdale, CA156,8234791,3741,853
      Fort Collins, CO157,2512172,1732,390
      Salinas, CA155,8895552,2322,787
      Cary, NC155,822669461,013
      Peoria, AZ158,6772641,5031,767
      McKinney, TX156,8211349361,070
      Source: The McKinney, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.