Denison, TX Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
559
Total Crimes
2,270.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-11.61%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Denison, TX?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Denison is 2,270.2 per 100,000 people. That's -11.61% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -18.28% lower 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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Denison SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Denison
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 559 2,270.2 2,778.1 2,568.4
Murder 2 8.1 4.6 5.0
Robbery 12 48.7 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 61 247.7 256.6 246.8
Violent Crime 92 373.6 410.9 368.9
Burglary 101 410.2 410.8 376.0
Larceny 312 1,267.1 1,713.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 54 219.3 243.2 228.9
Property Crime 467 1,896.6 2,367.2 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Denison

92
Violent Crimes
373.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
1.28%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 267.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Denison each year. That compares to a 1 in 243.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Denison is 373.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 1.28% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -9.06% lower than the Texas violent crime rate of 410.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Denison

467
Property Crimes
1,896.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
-13.77%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 52.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Denison each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Denison is 1,896.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -13.77% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -19.88% lower than the Texas property crime rate of 2,367.2 per 100,000 people.

Denison 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 Denison

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Plano, TX 289,897 5,357 1,847.9 1,709.2 138.7
McKinney, TX 189,555 2,268 1,196.5 1,044.6 151.9
Frisco, TX 187,889 2,725 1,450.3 1,363.6 86.8
Denton, TX 139,262 3,667 2,633.2 2,317.9 315.2
Allen, TX 103,168 1,388 1,345.4 1,237.8 107.6
Lakewood, WA 60,694 3,211 5,290.5 4,643.0 647.5
Little Elm, TX 50,547 363 718.1 544.0 174.1
Sherman, TX 42,448 1,215 2,862.3 2,516.0 346.3
Gainesville, TX 16,478 458 2,779.5 2,202.9 576.5
Pottsboro, TX 2,381 7 294.0 252.0 42.0
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