New Braunfels, TX Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,449
Total Crimes
1,529.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-34.81%
Below National Average
266 out of 619
In Texas
4,664 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in New Braunfels, TX?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in New Braunfels is 1,529.3 per 100,000 people. That's -34.81% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -43.18% lower than the Texas total crime rate of 2,691.5 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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New Braunfels SnackAbility

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

How Does New Braunfels Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
New Braunfels
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,449 1,529.3 2,691.5 2,346.0
Murder 6 6.3 6.6 6.5
Robbery 25 26.4 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 178 187.9 302.5 279.7
Violent Crime 219 231.1 446.5 387.8
Burglary 206 217.4 370.7 314.2
Larceny 866 914.0 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 158 166.8 287.0 246.0
Property Crime 1,230 1,298.1 2,245.0 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In New Braunfels

219
Violent Crimes
231.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-40.40%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 432.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in New Braunfels each year. That compares to a 1 in 224.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in New Braunfels is 231.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -40.40% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -48.23% lower than the Texas violent crime rate of 446.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In New Braunfels

1,230
Property Crimes
1,298.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-33.71%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 77.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in New Braunfels each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in New Braunfels is 1,298.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -33.71% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -42.18% lower than the Texas property crime rate of 2,245.0 per 100,000 people.

New Braunfels 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 New Braunfels

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
San Marcos, TX 67,432 1,702 2,524.0 2,104.3 419.7
Schertz, TX 43,315 521 1,202.8 1,062.0 140.8
Cibolo, TX 32,777 308 939.7 826.8 112.9
Seguin, TX 30,513 741 2,428.5 2,202.3 226.1
Converse, TX 28,598 612 2,140.0 1,608.5 531.5
Live Oak, TX 16,910 583 3,447.7 3,288.0 159.7
Garden Ridge, TX 4,235 17 401.4 330.6 70.8
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