Lake Worth, TX Crime Statistics For 2020

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-03-08
371
Total Crimes
7,417.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
188.78%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Lake Worth, TX?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Lake Worth is 7,417.0 per 100,000 people. That's 188.78% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 166.99% higher than the Texas total crime rate of 2,778.1 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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Lake Worth SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
6

How Does Lake Worth Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Lake Worth
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 371 7,417.0 2,778.1 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 9 179.9 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 6 120.0 256.6 246.8
Violent Crime 15 299.9 410.9 368.9
Burglary 65 1,299.5 410.8 376.0
Larceny 279 5,577.8 1,713.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 12 239.9 243.2 228.9
Property Crime 356 7,117.2 2,367.2 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Lake Worth

15
Violent Crimes
299.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-18.71%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 333.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Lake Worth each year. That compares to a 1 in 243.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Lake Worth is 299.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -18.71% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -27.01% lower than the Texas violent crime rate of 410.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Lake Worth

356
Property Crimes
7,117.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
223.58%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 14.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Lake Worth each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Lake Worth is 7,117.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 223.58% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 200.66% higher than the Texas property crime rate of 2,367.2 per 100,000 people.

Lake Worth Crime Compared To Texas Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Lake Worth

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Fort Worth, TX 893,756 29,915 3,347.1 2,845.6 501.5
North Richland Hills, TX 71,498 1,491 2,085.4 1,939.9 145.5
Bedford, TX 49,841 1,147 2,301.3 2,120.7 180.6
Keller, TX 48,439 346 714.3 662.7 51.6
Hurst, TX 39,292 1,517 3,860.8 3,619.1 241.8
Southlake, TX 32,639 461 1,412.4 1,378.7 33.7
Weatherford, TX 31,389 566 1,803.2 1,618.4 184.8
Colleyville, TX 27,262 157 575.9 546.5 29.3
Watauga, TX 24,757 367 1,482.4 1,288.5 193.9
White Settlement, TX 18,082 371 2,051.8 1,869.3 182.5
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