Irving, TX
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Irving, 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

The crime rate in Irving is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 30 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 Irving is 1 in 33. Based on FBI crime data, Irving is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Texas, Irving has a crime rate that is higher than 77% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Irving has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Irving 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 Irving 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 Irving.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Irving 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 Irving; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 491. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Irving's rate for property crime is 28 per one thousand population. This makes Irving 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 Irving is one in 36.

Importantly, we found that Irving has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Irving is one in 369.

Irving Crime Data

 

Crime Index

19

(100 is safest)


Safer than 19% of U.S. Cities

Irving Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

482

6,618

7,100

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.04

27.97

30.01

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Irving 2.04
Texas 4.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 491

in Irving

1 in 243

in Texas

Irving VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 236,607
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 9 34 199 240
Rate per 1,000 0.04 0.14 0.84 1.01

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
Irving 27.97
Texas 28.31

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 36

in Irving

1 in 35

in Texas

Irving Property CRIMES

Population: 236,607
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,110 4,866 642
Rate per 1,000 4.69 20.57 2.71

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

Irving Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Irving 104
Texas 30