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


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

Crime rate in Leander, TX

The 2019 crime rate in Leander, TX is 93 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.9 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 38.2% U.S. cities. The 2019 Leander crime rate rose by 4% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Leander has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Leander, TX is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Leander:

92.7
Cedar Park:

76.3
Jonestown:

261.6
Liberty Hill:

71.5
Lago Vista:

171.6
Round Rock:

114.9
Georgetown:

84.2
Lakeway:

57.7
Pflugerville:

83.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Leander by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
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
(2.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(13.6)
4
(14.8)
2
(7.1)
2
(6.5)
10
(30.2)
13
(35.8)
19
(46.7)
22
(47.6)
27
(50.3)
32
(52.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(10.9)
3
(12.9)
3
(11.2)
3
(10.5)
2
(6.8)
3
(11.1)
3
(10.6)
4
(13.0)
1
(3.0)
8
(22.0)
4
(9.8)
5
(10.8)
3
(5.6)
7
(11.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
16
(87.2)
35
(151.0)
29
(108.7)
22
(76.8)
23
(78.4)
13
(48.0)
36
(127.5)
20
(65.2)
27
(81.5)
28
(77.0)
23
(56.6)
31
(67.1)
18
(33.6)
28
(45.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
54
(294.2)
61
(263.2)
52
(194.9)
40
(139.6)
35
(119.4)
36
(132.9)
53
(187.7)
44
(143.5)
45
(135.9)
49
(134.8)
57
(140.2)
73
(157.9)
44
(82.0)
48
(78.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
242
(1,318)
356
(1,536)
295
(1,106)
231
(806.4)
249
(849.1)
309
(1,141)
291
(1,030)
277
(903.5)
302
(912.1)
334
(918.7)
377
(927.4)
426
(921.7)
443
(825.9)
439
(716.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(49.0)
15
(64.7)
20
(75.0)
13
(45.4)
7
(23.9)
5
(18.5)
8
(28.3)
15
(48.9)
18
(54.4)
16
(44.0)
21
(51.7)
24
(51.9)
14
(26.1)
33
(53.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(10.9)
3
(12.9)
7
(26.2)
5
(17.5)
0
(0.0)
8
(29.5)
2
(7.1)
2
(6.5)
3
(9.1)
6
(16.5)
3
(7.4)
4
(8.7)
3
(5.6)
4
(6.5)
City-Data.com crime index97.9119.189.064.272.981.291.072.391.7105.8102.7106.889.592.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 79 registered sex offenders living in Leander, Texas as of January 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Leander is 494 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Leander:

80.7
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Leander:

69.9
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Leander:

86.5
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Leander:

80.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Leander:

90.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Leander:

72.5
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Leander:

45.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Leander:

76.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Leander:

44.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Leander:

56.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Leander:

43.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Leander:

60.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Leander:

82.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Leander:

49.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Leander:

93.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Leander:

142.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Leander:

82.5
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Leander:

181.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Leander:

59.5
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Leander:

61.6
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Leander:

85.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Leander:

82.2
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Leander:

79.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Leander:

80.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Leander:

81.2
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Leander:

93.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Leander:

86.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Leander:

69.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Leander:

75.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Leander:

105.5
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Leander:

139.2
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Leander:

132.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Leander:

131.7
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Leander:

169.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Leander:

101.2
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Leander:

110.2
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 2019, including police officers: 81 (61 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
Texas average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 79 (60 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.12
Texas average:

1.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 60 (43 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.06
Texas average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 59 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Texas average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 55 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
Texas average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 52 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Texas average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 50 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Texas average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 51 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 48 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
Texas average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 49 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
Texas average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 45 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 37 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 36 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.29
Texas average:

2.13

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 36 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.29
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 34 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.16
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 34 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.90
Texas average:

2.17

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

Zip codes: 78641.