Kingsville, TX


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Kingsville, TX crime analytics

The crime rate in Kingsville is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 40 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 Kingsville is 1 in 25. Based on FBI crime data, Kingsville is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Texas, Kingsville has a crime rate that is higher than 88% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Kingsville 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 Kingsville; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 243. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

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

Kingsville Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 11% of U.S. Cities

Kingsville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Kingsville 4.12
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 243

in Kingsville

1 in 243

in Texas
Population: 26,225
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 0 8 99
Rate per 1,000 0.04 0.00 0.31 3.78
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)

Kingsville 35.96
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 28

in Kingsville

1 in 35

in Texas
Kingsville Property CRIMES
Population: 26,225
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 216 699 28
Rate per 1,000 8.24 26.65 1.07
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

Kingsville Crimes Per Square Mile

Kingsville 76
Texas 30

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