Aransas County, TX Arrest Records

Aransas County, TX is among the safest counties in the USA with 3.54 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Harris, Travis, Bexar, Hidalgo, Montgomery counties in Texas.
Aransas County, TX property crime rate is 12.21 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 188 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 16.05% compared to 2015.

Aransas County, TX Crime Rate

Total arrests in Aransas County in 2016 increased by 5.74% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 93 to 91 while non-violent crime increased by 8.28% from 290 to 314.

5 Crimes In Aransas County, TX in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 188
Burglary 110
Aggravated assault 71
Revised rape 18
Motor vehicle theft 16

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Aransas County decreased by 2.15% from 2015 and increased by 333.33% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 21 to 91. In 2016 violent crime rate in Aransas County was 24.61% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.354%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Aransas County increased by 8.28% from 2015 and decreased by 5.14% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 331 to 314. In 2016 property crime rate in Aransas County was 57.05% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.221%.

How Aransas stands up against other counties

Aransas vs. Shelby

You’ll be in more risk in Aransas compared to Shelby county that had 49.6% lower crime rate compared to Aransas county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 2.7604 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.8210 in Shelby county.
Larceny rates of 7.3092 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 3.3621 in Shelby county.

Aransas vs. Fayette

You’ll be in more risk in Aransas compared to Fayette county that had 62.63% lower crime rate compared to Aransas county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0398 in Fayette county.
Burglary rates of 4.2767 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.1472 in Fayette county.

Names with the most arrests in Aransas

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Aransas, Texas, the most crimes, that's 34.8% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Aransas County is 0.52% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 4.31 daily crimes that occur in Aransas County.
  • Aransas, TX is more violent than Shelby.
  • In Aransas County you have a 1 in 64 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Aransas, TX have increased by 5.74%.

Names in Aransas County