Altus, OK Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
440
Total Crimes
2,369.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-4.34%
Below National Average
185 out of 290
In Oklahoma
6,882 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Altus, OK?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Altus is 2,369.2 per 100,000 people. That's -4.34% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -27.71% lower than the Oklahoma total crime rate of 3,277.1 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Altus SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
10

How Does Altus Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Altus
/ 100k People
Oklahoma
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 440 2,369.2 3,277.1 2,476.7
Murder 1 5.4 6.7 5.0
Robbery 4 21.5 59.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 28 150.8 307.9 250.2
Violent Crime 42 226.1 431.8 366.7
Burglary 90 484.6 671.7 340.5
Larceny 277 1,491.5 1,835.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 31 166.9 338.1 219.9
Property Crime 398 2,143.0 2,845.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Altus

42.0
Violent Crimes
226.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-38.33%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 442.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Altus each year. That compares to a 1 in 231.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Altus is 226.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -38.33% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -47.63% lower than the Oklahoma violent crime rate of 431.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Altus

398.0
Property Crimes
2,143.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
1.57%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 46.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Altus each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Altus is 2,143.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 1.57% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -24.68% lower than the Oklahoma property crime rate of 2,845.3 per 100,000 people.

Altus Crime Compared To Oklahoma Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Oklahoma.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Altus

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Vernon, TX 10,312 239 2,317.7 1,852.2 465.5
Sayre, OK 4,476 47 1,050.0 871.3 178.7
Mangum, OK 2,735 59 2,157.2 1,828.2 329.1
Snyder, OK 1,271 26 2,045.6 1,809.6 236.0
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