Lakeway, TX
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Lakeway, 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Lakeway is safer than 62% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Texas, only on the order of 29% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Lakeway. If you live in Lakeway, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 85. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Lakeway'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 Lakeway is one in 948.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Lakeway 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 Lakeway than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 93.

Lakeway Crime Data

 

Crime Index

62

(100 is safest)


Safer than 62% of U.S. Cities

Lakeway Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

153

168

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.06

10.76

11.82

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lakeway 1.06
Texas 4.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 948

in Lakeway

1 in 243

in Texas

Lakeway VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 14,217
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 6 1 8
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.42 0.07 0.56

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
Lakeway 10.76
Texas 28.31

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 93

in Lakeway

1 in 35

in Texas

Lakeway Property CRIMES

Population: 14,217
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 33 118 2
Rate per 1,000 2.32 8.30 0.14

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

Lakeway Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Lakeway 16
Texas 30