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Crime rate in Bridge City, Texas (TX): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Bridge City, TX compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Bridge City, TX

The 2018 crime rate in Bridge City, TX is 126 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.2 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 48.0% U.S. cities. The 2018 Bridge City crime rate fell by 19% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Bridge City has seen decreasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Bridge City, TX is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Bridge City:

126.2
West Orange:

206.8
Orange:

296.6
Groves:

223.0
Port Neches:

211.1
Nederland:

186.5
Vidor:

250.7
Port Arthur:

361.7
Rose City:

351.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Bridge City by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(11.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(11.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.9)
2
(23.4)
0
(0.0)
10
(118.8)
4
(50.0)
4
(49.9)
3
(37.9)
5
(63.2)
1
(12.6)
1
(12.6)
3
(36.5)
5
(60.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(22.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.9)
3
(35.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.9)
2
(25.0)
3
(37.4)
2
(25.2)
4
(50.6)
2
(25.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
15
(169.1)
16
(176.8)
22
(251.9)
15
(175.4)
9
(104.8)
6
(71.3)
23
(287.3)
15
(187.0)
7
(88.3)
13
(164.3)
7
(88.1)
14
(175.9)
21
(255.5)
6
(73.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
55
(619.9)
43
(475.2)
54
(618.2)
47
(549.7)
39
(454.2)
44
(522.5)
32
(399.8)
32
(399.0)
29
(365.9)
26
(328.7)
20
(251.8)
26
(326.7)
20
(243.3)
12
(146.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
127
(1,431)
149
(1,647)
143
(1,637)
103
(1,205)
93
(1,083)
117
(1,389)
127
(1,587)
127
(1,584)
85
(1,072)
72
(910.1)
62
(780.6)
75
(942.3)
87
(1,059)
82
(999.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(157.8)
21
(232.1)
17
(194.6)
18
(210.5)
19
(221.3)
6
(71.3)
11
(137.4)
6
(74.8)
4
(50.5)
10
(126.4)
8
(100.7)
15
(188.5)
13
(158.2)
13
(158.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(22.5)
2
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.2)
City-Data.com crime index185.4153.1199.9167.8113.8210.7207.4185.8128.1168.192.2146.0156.0126.2

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Bridge City, Texas as of November 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bridge City is 633 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Bridge City:

97.5
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Bridge City:

170.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Bridge City:

125.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Bridge City:

69.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Bridge City:

170.6
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Bridge City:

94.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Bridge City:

162.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Bridge City:

206.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Bridge City:

160.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Bridge City:

52.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Bridge City:

128.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Bridge City:

160.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Bridge City:

88.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Bridge City:

129.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Bridge City:

125.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Bridge City:

126.4
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Bridge City:

225.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Bridge City:

102.9
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Bridge City:

125.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Bridge City:

140.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Bridge City:

104.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Bridge City:

130.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Bridge City:

134.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Bridge City:

170.2
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Bridge City:

179.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Bridge City:

184.7
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Bridge City:

178.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Bridge City:

201.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Bridge City:

234.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Bridge City:

212.2
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Bridge City:

219.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Bridge City:

198.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Bridge City:

298.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Bridge City:

253.0
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 22 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Texas average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 21 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Texas average:

1.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 21 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Texas average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 21 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Texas average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Texas average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 22 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Texas average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 19 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Texas average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 19 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 15 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Texas average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 17 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 18 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Texas average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 18 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Texas average:

2.13

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 18 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 19 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 19 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Bridge City, TX
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 77611, 77630.