Plainview, TX Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
562
Total Crimes
2,732.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
10.32%
Above National Average
459 out of 615
In Texas
7,460 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Plainview, TX?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Plainview is 2,732.3 per 100,000 people. That's 10.32% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -2.75% lower than the Texas total crime rate of 2,809.6 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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Plainview SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Plainview
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 562 2,732.3 2,809.6 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 5 24.3 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 46 223.6 263.0 250.2
Violent Crime 59 286.8 418.9 366.7
Burglary 108 525.1 392.8 340.5
Larceny 376 1,828.0 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 19 92.4 267.2 219.9
Property Crime 503 2,445.4 2,390.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Plainview

59
Violent Crimes
286.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-21.78%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 348.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Plainview each year. That compares to a 1 in 238.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Plainview is 286.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -21.78% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -31.53% lower than the Texas violent crime rate of 418.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Plainview

503
Property Crimes
2,445.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
15.90%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 40.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Plainview each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Plainview is 2,445.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 15.90% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 2.29% higher than the Texas property crime rate of 2,390.7 per 100,000 people.

Plainview 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 Plainview

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Lubbock, TX 259,208 14,553 5,614.4 4,606.3 1,008.1
Tulia, TX 4,644 167 3,596.0 2,971.6 624.5
Abernathy, TX 2,713 22 810.9 737.2 73.7
Olton, TX 2,090 39 1,866.0 1,674.6 191.4
Petersburg, TX 1,133 7 617.8 353.0 264.8
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