Heath, TX
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Heath, 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 7 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Heath is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 83% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Heath is one in 142. Compared to communities within Texas, Heath‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 88% of the state's cities and towns.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Heath, and we found that the crime rate in Heath is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Heath 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 Heath 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 Heath.

For Heath, 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 Heath than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 4106, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Heath is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Heath than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 147.

Heath Crime Data

 

Crime Index

83

(100 is safest)


Safer than 83% of U.S. Cities

Heath Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

56

58

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.24

6.82

7.06

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Heath 0.24
Texas 4.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 4,106

in Heath

1 in 243

in Texas

Heath VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,211
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.24

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
Heath 6.82
Texas 28.31

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 147

in Heath

1 in 35

in Texas

Heath Property CRIMES

Population: 8,211
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 7 47 2
Rate per 1,000 0.85 5.72 0.24

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

Heath Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Heath 5
Texas 30

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