Big Spring, TX Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
947
Total Crimes
3,382.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
31.68%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Big Spring, TX?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Big Spring is 3,382.0 per 100,000 people. That's 31.68% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 21.74% 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.

Big Spring SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
9

How Does Big Spring Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Big Spring
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 947 3,382.0 2,778.1 2,568.4
Murder 2 7.1 4.6 5.0
Robbery 14 50.0 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 129 460.7 256.6 246.8
Violent Crime 152 542.8 410.9 368.9
Burglary 166 592.8 410.8 376.0
Larceny 552 1,971.4 1,713.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 77 275.0 243.2 228.9
Property Crime 795 2,839.2 2,367.2 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Big Spring

152
Violent Crimes
542.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
47.15%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 184.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Big Spring each year. That compares to a 1 in 243.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Big Spring is 542.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 47.15% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 32.12% higher than the Texas violent crime rate of 410.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Big Spring

795
Property Crimes
2,839.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
29.08%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 35.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Big Spring each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Big Spring is 2,839.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 29.08% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 19.94% higher than the Texas property crime rate of 2,367.2 per 100,000 people.

Big Spring 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 Big Spring

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Midland, TX 140,072 3,167 2,261.0 1,973.3 287.7
Snyder, TX 11,337 232 2,046.4 1,746.5 299.9
Stanton, TX 3,016 41 1,359.4 1,061.0 298.4
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