The Colony, TX
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The Colony, 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

The Colony has an overall crime rate of 14 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 The Colony is 1 in 72. How does The Colony fare compared to other communities in Texas of all population sizes? The Colony's crime rate is lower than approximately 62% of Texas communities. It is for these reasons that The Colony is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that The Colony's violent crime rate is 2 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 The Colony is one in 588.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in The Colony; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

The Colony Crime Data

 

Crime Index

54

(100 is safest)


Safer than 54% of U.S. Cities

The Colony Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

71

509

580

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.70

12.18

13.88

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
The Colony 1.70
Texas 4.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 588

in The Colony

1 in 243

in Texas

The Colony VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 41,779
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 17 15 37
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.41 0.36 0.89

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
The Colony 12.18
Texas 28.31

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 82

in The Colony

1 in 35

in Texas

The Colony Property CRIMES

Population: 41,779
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 85 377 47
Rate per 1,000 2.03 9.02 1.12

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

The Colony Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
The Colony 36
Texas 30