Bastrop County, TX Arrest Records

Bastrop County, TX is among the safest counties in the USA with 2.72 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.
Bastrop County, TX property crime rate is 9.94 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 472 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 6.07% compared to 2015.

Bastrop County, TX Crime Rate

Total arrests in Bastrop County in 2016 decreased by 0.19% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 216 to 225 while non-violent crime decreased by 1.32% from 833 to 822.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 472
Burglary 268
Aggravated assault 151
Motor vehicle theft 82
Revised rape 45

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Bastrop County increased by 4.17% from 2015 and increased by 45.16% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 155 to 225. In 2016 violent crime rate in Bastrop County was 42.05% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.272%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Bastrop County decreased by 1.32% from 2015 and decreased by 4.64% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 862 to 822. In 2016 property crime rate in Bastrop County was 65.05% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.994%.

How Bastrop stands up against other counties

Bastrop vs. Liberty

You’ll be in more risk in Bastrop compared to Liberty county that had 17.7% lower crime rate compared to Bastrop county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.2901 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0490 in Liberty county.
Arson rates of 0.0363 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0734 in Liberty county.

Bastrop vs. Orange

You’ll be in more risk in Bastrop compared to Orange county that had 31.64% lower crime rate compared to Bastrop county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.5439 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1177 in Orange county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.9911 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.0357 in Orange county.

Names with the most arrests in Bastrop

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Bastrop, Texas, the most crimes, that's 38.03% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bastrop County is 0.62% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.47 daily crimes that occur in Bastrop County.
  • Bastrop, TX is more violent than Liberty.
  • In Bastrop County you have a 1 in 79 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Bastrop, TX have decreased by 0.19%.

Names in Bastrop County