Tyler, 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 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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 about Scout's Crime Data

With a crime rate of 36 per one thousand residents, Tyler has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 28. Within Texas, more than 92% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Tyler.

Importantly, when you compare Tyler to other communities of similar population, then Tyler crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Tyler does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Tyler 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 Tyler; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 223. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Tyler is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Tyler, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 32, which is a rate of 31 per one thousand population.

Tyler Crime Data

 

Crime Index

10

(100 is safest)


Safer than 10% of U.S. Cities

Tyler Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

475

3,336

3,811

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.48

31.47

35.95

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
4.48
4.5
National Median: 4
    Tyler
    Texas

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 223

in Tyler

1 in 222

in Texas

Tyler VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 105,995
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 6 55 69 345
Rate per 1,000 0.06 0.52 0.65 3.25

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
31.47
22.62
National Median: 19
    Tyler
    Texas

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 32

in Tyler

1 in 44

in Texas

Tyler Property CRIMES

Population: 105,995
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 528 2,597 211
Rate per 1,000 4.98 24.50 1.99

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Tyler Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
70
27
National Median: 26.9
    Tyler
    Texas