Murphy, TX Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
123
Total Crimes
583.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-77.29%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Murphy, TX?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Murphy is 583.4 per 100,000 people. That's -77.29% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -79.00% 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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Murphy SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
9
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
4

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Murphy
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 123 583.4 2,778.1 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 2 9.5 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 7 33.2 256.6 246.8
Violent Crime 10 47.4 410.9 368.9
Burglary 6 28.5 410.8 376.0
Larceny 102 483.8 1,713.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 5 23.7 243.2 228.9
Property Crime 113 536.0 2,367.2 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Murphy

10
Violent Crimes
47.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-87.14%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 2,108.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Murphy each year. That compares to a 1 in 243.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Murphy is 47.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -87.14% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -88.46% lower than the Texas violent crime rate of 410.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Murphy

113
Property Crimes
536.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-75.63%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 186.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Murphy each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Murphy is 536.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -75.63% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -77.36% lower than the Texas property crime rate of 2,367.2 per 100,000 people.

Murphy 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 Murphy

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
Garland, TX 239,577 7,113 2,969.0 2,693.9 275.1
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
Carrollton, TX 138,216 2,555 1,848.6 1,710.4 138.2
Richardson, TX 119,480 2,657 2,223.8 2,110.8 113.0
Allen, TX 103,168 1,388 1,345.4 1,237.8 107.6
Rowlett, TX 63,863 1,026 1,606.6 1,428.1 178.5
Wylie, TX 51,051 450 881.5 779.6 101.9
The Colony, TX 43,697 577 1,320.5 1,091.6 228.8
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