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


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

Crime rate in Groves, TX

The 2018 crime rate in Groves, TX is 223 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.2 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 72.1% U.S. cities. The 2018 Groves crime rate fell by 20% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Groves has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Groves, TX is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Groves:

223.0
Port Neches:

211.1
Port Arthur:

361.7
Nederland:

186.5
Bridge City:

126.2
West Orange:

206.8
Vidor:

250.7
Rose City:

351.5
Orange:

296.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Groves by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(20.5)
6
(41.9)
1
(7.0)
2
(14.2)
3
(18.2)
7
(42.6)
8
(50.9)
10
(63.6)
9
(57.5)
8
(51.0)
13
(82.8)
8
(50.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(52.0)
20
(129.6)
20
(136.9)
16
(111.7)
18
(126.3)
12
(85.0)
14
(84.9)
8
(48.7)
17
(108.1)
19
(120.8)
13
(83.0)
12
(76.5)
10
(63.7)
13
(82.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
14
(90.9)
17
(110.2)
16
(109.5)
21
(146.6)
33
(231.5)
38
(269.1)
42
(254.8)
57
(347.1)
54
(343.4)
66
(419.6)
68
(434.1)
62
(395.4)
56
(356.7)
50
(318.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
140
(909.3)
135
(874.9)
147
(1,006)
133
(928.7)
139
(975.1)
148
(1,048)
153
(928.2)
124
(755.0)
130
(826.7)
92
(584.9)
106
(676.7)
85
(542.1)
85
(541.4)
56
(356.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
379
(2,462)
330
(2,139)
333
(2,279)
330
(2,304)
305
(2,140)
333
(2,358)
387
(2,348)
399
(2,430)
364
(2,315)
368
(2,340)
289
(1,845)
281
(1,792)
266
(1,694)
231
(1,469)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
56
(363.7)
35
(226.8)
52
(355.9)
41
(286.3)
31
(217.5)
22
(155.8)
29
(175.9)
15
(91.3)
29
(184.4)
34
(216.2)
19
(121.3)
21
(133.9)
29
(184.7)
20
(127.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index225.0238.8269.5276.4275.1270.8264.0287.6307.0322.8288.5263.2277.1223.0

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 30 registered sex offenders living in Groves, Texas as of November 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Groves is 530 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Groves:

251.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Groves:

293.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Groves:

287.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Groves:

316.0
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Groves:

333.8
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Groves:

276.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Groves:

252.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Groves:

188.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Groves:

191.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Groves:

199.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Groves:

171.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Groves:

143.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Groves:

132.8
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Groves:

71.4
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Groves:

69.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Groves:

92.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Groves:

134.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Groves:

163.8
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Groves:

220.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Groves:

218.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Groves:

245.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Groves:

266.4
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Groves:

308.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Groves:

286.2
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Groves:

329.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Groves:

350.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Groves:

334.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Groves:

343.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Groves:

368.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Groves:

315.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Groves:

359.5
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Groves:

373.1
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Groves:

398.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Groves:

404.7
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 2017, including police officers: 24 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Texas average:

1.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 21 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Texas average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 21 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Texas average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Texas average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 22 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Texas average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.28
Texas average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Texas average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Texas average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 22 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
Texas average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 20 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Texas average:

2.13

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 20 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 20 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.14
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.08
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Groves, TX
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 77619, 77642.