Bulverde, TX
Crime Rates


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Bulverde, TX crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

Bulverde has an overall crime rate of 17 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 Bulverde is 1 in 59. How does Bulverde fare compared to other communities in Texas of all population sizes? Bulverde's crime rate is lower than approximately 51% of Texas communities.

However, when you compare Bulverde to other communities of similar population, then Bulverde crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Bulverde 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 Bulverde 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 Bulverde.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Bulverde's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Bulverde is one in 547.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Bulverde; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 15 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Bulverde Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 44% of U.S. Cities

Bulverde Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Bulverde 1.83
Texas 4.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 547

in Bulverde

1 in 243

in Texas


Population: 4,925
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 0 7
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.41 0.00 1.42


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)

Bulverde 15.23
Texas 28.31

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 66

in Bulverde

1 in 35

in Texas

Bulverde Property CRIMES

Population: 4,925
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 12 61 2
Rate per 1,000 2.44 12.39 0.41

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

Bulverde Crimes Per Square Mile

Bulverde 9
Texas 30