Montgomery County, TX Arrest Records

Montgomery County, TX is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.95 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Travis, Bexar, Hidalgo, Cameron, Williamson counties in Texas.
Montgomery County, TX property crime rate is 8.96 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 3,480 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 6.10% compared to 2015.

Montgomery County, TX Crime Rate

Total arrests in Montgomery County in 2016 decreased by 14.87% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 821 to 531 while non-violent crime decreased by 11.9% from 5,655 to 4,982.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 3,480
Burglary 1,011
Motor vehicle theft 491
Aggravated assault 379
Robbery 90

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Montgomery County decreased by 35.32% from 2015 and decreased by 18.06% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 648 to 531. In 2016 violent crime rate in Montgomery County was 79.66% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.095%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Montgomery County decreased by 11.9% from 2015 and decreased by 21.27% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 6,328 to 4,982. In 2016 property crime rate in Montgomery County was 68.49% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.896%.

How Montgomery stands up against other counties

Montgomery vs. Williamson

You’ll be in more risk in Montgomery compared to Williamson county that had 70.59% lower crime rate compared to Montgomery county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.1618 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0284 in Williamson county.
Larceny rates of 6.2567 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.8081 in Williamson county.

Montgomery vs. Cameron

You’ll be in more risk in Montgomery compared to Cameron county that had 69.81% lower crime rate compared to Montgomery county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0180 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0047 in Cameron county.
Burglary rates of 1.8177 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.7604 in Cameron county.

Names with the most arrests in Montgomery

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Montgomery, Texas, the most crimes, that's 38.33% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Montgomery County is 0.7% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.72 daily crimes that occur in Montgomery County.
  • Montgomery, TX is more violent than Williamson.
  • In Montgomery County you have a 1 in 101 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Montgomery, TX have decreased by 14.87%.

Names in Montgomery County