Carrollton, TX
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Carrollton, 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 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

The crime rate in Carrollton is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 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 Carrollton is 1 in 53. Based on FBI crime data, Carrollton is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Texas, Carrollton has a crime rate that is higher than 62% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Carrollton has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Carrollton is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Carrollton's violent crime rate is 1 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 Carrollton is one in 818.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Carrollton's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Carrollton 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 Carrollton is one in 57.

Carrollton Crime Data

 

Crime Index

36

(100 is safest)


Safer than 36% of U.S. Cities

Carrollton Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

166

2,387

2,553

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.22

17.59

18.81

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Carrollton 1.22
Texas 4.39

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 818

in Carrollton

1 in 228

in Texas

Carrollton VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 135,710
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 36 61 67
Rate per 1,000 0.01 0.27 0.45 0.49

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Carrollton 17.59
Texas 25.63

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 57

in Carrollton

1 in 39

in Texas

Carrollton Property CRIMES

Population: 135,710
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 463 1,697 227
Rate per 1,000 3.41 12.50 1.67

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Carrollton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Carrollton 69
Texas 29