Azle, TX
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The crime rate in Azle is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 32 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Azle is 1 in 32. Based on FBI crime data, Azle is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Texas, Azle has a crime rate that is higher than 79% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Azle to other communities of similar population, then Azle crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Azle does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Azle 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 Azle.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Azle occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Azle; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 433. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Azle's rate for property crime is 29 per one thousand population. This makes Azle a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Azle is one in 34.

Azle Crime Data

 
Crime Index

18

(100 is safest)


Safer than 18% of U.S. Cities

Azle Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

27

342

369

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.31

29.25

31.56

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Azle 2.31
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 433

in Azle

1 in 243

in Texas
Azle VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 11,693
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 3 24
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.26 2.05
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Azle 29.25
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 34

in Azle

1 in 35

in Texas
Azle Property CRIMES
Population: 11,693
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 84 244 14
Rate per 1,000 7.18 20.87 1.20
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Azle Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Azle 42
Texas 30