Allen, TX crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Allen has an overall crime rate of 12 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Allen is 1 in 85. How does Allen fare compared to other communities in Texas of all population sizes? Allen's crime rate is lower than approximately 57% of Texas communities.

However, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Allen, and we found that the crime rate in Allen is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Allen is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Allen does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Allen.

For Allen, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Allen than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1200, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Allen; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Allen Crime Data

 

Crime Index

53

(100 is safest)


Safer than 53% of U.S. Cities

Allen Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

88

1,154

1,242

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.83

10.93

11.76

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.83
4.19
National Median: 4
    Allen
    Texas

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,200

in Allen

1 in 239

in Texas

Allen VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 105,623
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 19 15 54
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.18 0.14 0.51

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
10.93
23.91
National Median: 21
    Allen
    Texas

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 92

in Allen

1 in 42

in Texas

Allen Property CRIMES

Population: 105,623
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 95 997 62
Rate per 1,000 0.90 9.44 0.59

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Allen Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
47
28
National Median: 28.3
    Allen
    Texas