Missouri City, TX
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Missouri City, TX crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

Missouri City has an overall crime rate of 13 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 Missouri City is 1 in 79. How does Missouri City fare compared to other communities in Texas of all population sizes? Missouri City's crime rate is lower than approximately 51% of Texas communities.

However, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Missouri City, and we found that the crime rate in Missouri City is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Missouri City is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Missouri City 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 Missouri City.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Missouri City'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 Missouri City is one in 667.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Missouri City; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Missouri City Crime Data

 

Crime Index

50

(100 is safest)


Safer than 50% of U.S. Cities

Missouri City Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

112

835

947

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.50

11.18

12.68

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Missouri City 1.50
Texas 4.11

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 667

in Missouri City

1 in 243

in Texas

Missouri City VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 74,705
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 5 21 27 59
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.28 0.36 0.79

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Missouri City 11.18
Texas 23.67

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 89

in Missouri City

1 in 42

in Texas

Missouri City Property CRIMES

Population: 74,705
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 96 694 45
Rate per 1,000 1.29 9.29 0.60

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Missouri City Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Missouri City 32
Texas 27