Wood County, TX Arrest Records

Wood County, TX is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.97 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Harris, Montgomery, Smith, Bastrop, Henderson counties in Texas.
Wood County, TX property crime rate is 6.60 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 143 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 0.70% compared to 2015.

Wood County, TX Crime Rate

Total arrests in Wood County in 2016 decreased by 23.34% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 26 to 43 while non-violent crime decreased by 28.95% from 411 to 292.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 143
Larceny-theft 129
Aggravated assault 24
Motor vehicle theft 20
Revised rape 16

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Wood County increased by 65.38% from 2015 and decreased by 6.52% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 46 to 43. In 2016 violent crime rate in Wood County was 79.28% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.097%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Wood County decreased by 28.95% from 2015 and decreased by 45.83% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 539 to 292. In 2016 property crime rate in Wood County was 76.77% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.66%.

How Wood stands up against other counties

Wood vs. Burnet

You’ll be in more risk in Wood compared to Burnet county that had 6.64% lower crime rate compared to Wood county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0452 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0216 in Burnet county.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Burnet county.

Wood vs. Wharton

You’ll be in more safety in Wood compared to Wharton county that had 23.05% higher crime rate compared to Wood county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.3618 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.3834 in Wharton county.
Burglary rates of 3.2333 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.9472 in Wharton county.

Names with the most arrests in Wood

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Wood, Texas, the most crimes, that's 100% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 51-60.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Wood County is 0.77% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.08 daily crimes that occur in Wood County.
  • Wood, TX is more violent than Burnet.
  • In Wood County you have a 1 in 132 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Wood, TX have decreased by 23.34%.

Names in Wood County