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


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

Crime rate in Panhandle, TX

The 2019 crime rate in Panhandle, TX is 127 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.1 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 50.6% U.S. cities. The 2019 Panhandle crime rate fell by 39% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Panhandle has seen rise of violent crime and rise of property crime.
See how dangerous Panhandle, TX is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Panhandle:

127.5
Borger:

303.0
Pampa:

395.2
Amarillo:

414.4
Canyon:

75.2
Dumas:

161.7
Sunray:

45.4
Spearman:

33.3
Cactus:

266.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Panhandle 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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.8)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(76.4)
1
(39.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(111.8)
4
(152.7)
6
(238.6)
3
(121.3)
5
(208.2)
3
(119.8)
0
(0.0)
5
(205.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(128.5)
10
(430.8)
9
(381.7)
10
(427.9)
7
(301.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(149.1)
4
(152.7)
5
(198.8)
4
(161.7)
5
(208.2)
7
(279.6)
5
(198.4)
3
(123.1)
7
(300.2)
4
(171.3)
4
(172.3)
2
(84.8)
7
(299.5)
12
(516.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(260.9)
15
(572.7)
15
(596.4)
20
(808.4)
20
(832.6)
9
(359.4)
1
(39.7)
3
(123.1)
10
(428.8)
7
(299.8)
9
(387.8)
8
(339.3)
6
(256.7)
8
(344.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.8)
1
(40.4)
3
(124.9)
1
(39.9)
4
(158.7)
1
(41.0)
3
(128.6)
2
(85.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.4)
2
(85.6)
5
(215.3)
Arson
(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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index43.2125.2120.571.199.561.159.957.848.556.5113.7133.2209.2127.5

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.




According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Panhandle, Texas as of April 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Panhandle is 519 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Panhandle:

150.7
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Panhandle:

299.5
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Panhandle:

233.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Panhandle:

215.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Panhandle:

64.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Panhandle:

0.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Panhandle:

102.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Panhandle:

39.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Panhandle:

59.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Panhandle:

104.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Panhandle:

60.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Panhandle:

159.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Panhandle:

152.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Panhandle:

55.9
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Panhandle:

172.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Panhandle:

78.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Panhandle:

38.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Panhandle:

132.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Panhandle:

152.9
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Panhandle:

85.6
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Panhandle:

40.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Panhandle:

53.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Panhandle:

62.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Panhandle:

100.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Panhandle:

36.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Panhandle:

65.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Panhandle:

79.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Panhandle:

102.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Panhandle:

78.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Panhandle:

75.5
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Panhandle:

59.2
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Panhandle:

42.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Panhandle:

44.1
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Panhandle:

107.7
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Panhandle:

104.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Panhandle:

108.1
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: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Texas average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Texas average:

1.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Texas average:

1.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Texas average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Texas average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Texas average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Texas average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Texas average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Texas average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Texas average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.53
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Texas average:

2.13

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Panhandle, TX
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers

Zip codes: 79068.