Lake Jackson, TX
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Lake Jackson, TX crime analytics


Lake Jackson has an overall crime rate of 18 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 Lake Jackson is 1 in 54. How does Lake Jackson fare compared to other communities in Texas of all population sizes? Lake Jackson's crime rate is lower than approximately 47% of Texas communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Lake Jackson'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 Lake Jackson is one in 744.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Lake Jackson's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Lake Jackson 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 Lake Jackson is one in 59.

Lake Jackson Crime Data

 
Crime Index

40

(100 is safest)


Safer than 40% of U.S. Cities

Lake Jackson Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

37

469

506

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.34

17.03

18.38

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lake Jackson 1.34
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 744

in Lake Jackson

1 in 243

in Texas
Lake Jackson VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 27,533
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 6 8 23
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.22 0.29 0.84
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
Lake Jackson 17.03
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 59

in Lake Jackson

1 in 35

in Texas
Lake Jackson Property CRIMES
Population: 27,533
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 70 376 23
Rate per 1,000 2.54 13.66 0.84
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

Lake Jackson Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Lake Jackson 24
Texas 30