Zapata, TX
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Zapata 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 Zapata is 1 in 70. How does Zapata fare compared to other communities in Texas of all population sizes? Zapata's crime rate is lower than approximately 60% of Texas communities.

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

For Zapata, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Zapata than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1300, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Zapata; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Zapata Crime Data

 
Crime Index

53

(100 is safest)


Safer than 53% of U.S. Cities

Zapata Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

70

74

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.77

13.47

14.24

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Zapata 0.77
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,300

in Zapata

1 in 243

in Texas
Zapata VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 5,198
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Zapata 13.47
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 74

in Zapata

1 in 35

in Texas
Zapata Property CRIMES
Population: 5,198
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Zapata Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Zapata 8
Texas 30

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