Altus, OK Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
428
Total Crimes
2,287.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-10.94%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Altus, OK?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Altus is 2,287.3 per 100,000 people. That's -10.94% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -31.54% lower than the Oklahoma total crime rate of 3,341.1 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 428 2,287.3 3,341.1 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 4 21.4 70.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 28 149.6 331.8 246.8
Violent Crime 43 229.8 466.1 368.9
Burglary 119 636.0 681.1 376.0
Larceny 240 1,282.6 1,856.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 26 138.9 337.0 228.9
Property Crime 385 2,057.5 2,875.0 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Altus

43
Violent Crimes
229.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-37.71%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 435.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Altus each year. That compares to a 1 in 214.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Altus is 229.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -37.71% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -50.70% lower than the Oklahoma violent crime rate of 466.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Altus

385
Property Crimes
2,057.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-6.46%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 48.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Altus each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Altus is 2,057.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -6.46% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -28.43% lower than the Oklahoma property crime rate of 2,875.0 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 10,259 315 3,070.5 2,622.1 448.4
Sayre, OK 4,508 65 1,441.9 1,286.6 155.3
Mangum, OK 2,746 35 1,274.6 983.2 291.3
Snyder, OK 1,295 20 1,544.4 1,312.7 231.7
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