Lumberton, TX
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Lumberton, 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

Lumberton has an overall crime rate of 17 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 Lumberton is 1 in 57. How does Lumberton fare compared to other communities in Texas of all population sizes? Lumberton's crime rate is lower than approximately 49% of Texas communities.

How does the crime rate in Lumberton compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Lumberton with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Lumberton's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Lumberton 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 Lumberton.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Lumberton 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 Lumberton; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 478. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Lumberton; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 15 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Lumberton Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 43% of U.S. Cities

Lumberton Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Lumberton 2.09
Texas 4.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 478

in Lumberton

1 in 243

in Texas


Population: 12,421
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 9 3 14
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.72 0.24 1.13


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)

Lumberton 15.38
Texas 28.31

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 65

in Lumberton

1 in 35

in Texas

Lumberton Property CRIMES

Population: 12,421
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 41 144 6
Rate per 1,000 3.30 11.59 0.48

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

Lumberton Crimes Per Square Mile

Lumberton 16
Texas 30

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