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


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

Crime rate in Port Neches, TX

The 2018 crime rate in Port Neches, TX is 211 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.3 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 70.1% U.S. cities. The 2018 Port Neches crime rate fell by 2% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Port Neches has seen decreasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Port Neches, TX is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Port Neches:

211.1
Nederland:

186.5
Groves:

223.0
Port Arthur:

361.7
Bridge City:

126.2
Rose City:

351.5
Vidor:

250.7
Beaumont:

499.0
West Orange:

206.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Port Neches by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(14.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.8)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(14.9)
2
(14.8)
1
(7.8)
4
(31.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(24.2)
2
(15.0)
2
(15.1)
1
(7.8)
13
(102.2)
1
(7.9)
5
(39.2)
8
(62.6)
11
(85.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(29.8)
1
(7.4)
4
(31.2)
5
(39.8)
3
(24.0)
3
(24.2)
1
(7.5)
2
(15.1)
2
(15.7)
1
(7.9)
2
(15.8)
4
(31.4)
2
(15.7)
2
(15.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
22
(163.7)
9
(66.7)
23
(179.6)
26
(206.8)
13
(104.0)
27
(218.0)
46
(345.5)
29
(218.6)
34
(266.2)
42
(330.0)
42
(331.0)
42
(329.6)
39
(305.3)
43
(333.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
160
(1,190)
173
(1,281)
98
(765.4)
97
(771.4)
75
(600.0)
102
(823.6)
87
(653.4)
81
(610.6)
69
(540.2)
61
(479.3)
49
(386.1)
34
(266.9)
41
(320.9)
49
(380.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
368
(2,738)
300
(2,222)
395
(3,085)
283
(2,251)
257
(2,056)
227
(1,833)
225
(1,690)
176
(1,327)
150
(1,174)
165
(1,297)
157
(1,237)
122
(957.5)
141
(1,104)
114
(885.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
28
(208.3)
33
(244.4)
31
(242.1)
15
(119.3)
8
(64.0)
16
(129.2)
14
(105.2)
10
(75.4)
20
(156.6)
12
(94.3)
11
(86.7)
18
(141.3)
26
(203.5)
15
(116.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(29.8)
11
(81.5)
1
(7.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(22.6)
1
(7.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.9)
1
(7.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index292.8225.5263.5232.3157.3227.7205.1162.1161.5243.0160.7175.0214.4211.1

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 8 registered sex offenders living in Port Neches, Texas as of November 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Port Neches is 1,610 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Port Neches:

260.1
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Port Neches:

238.7
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Port Neches:

219.8
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Port Neches:

181.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Port Neches:

271.1
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Port Neches:

148.8
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Port Neches:

131.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Port Neches:

191.5
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Port Neches:

161.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Port Neches:

64.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Port Neches:

155.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Port Neches:

128.9
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Port Neches:

51.8
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Port Neches:

141.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Port Neches:

98.9
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Port Neches:

144.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Port Neches:

130.1
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Port Neches:

137.8
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Port Neches:

149.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Port Neches:

122.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Port Neches:

152.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Port Neches:

174.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Port Neches:

190.2
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Port Neches:

199.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Port Neches:

231.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Port Neches:

275.7
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Port Neches:

232.4
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Port Neches:

284.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Port Neches:

343.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Port Neches:

404.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Port Neches:

406.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Port Neches:

409.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Port Neches:

455.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Port Neches:

345.7
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 2018, including police officers: 23 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Texas average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Texas average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 23 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Texas average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 23 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Texas average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 19 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Texas average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Texas average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.35
Texas average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.45
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Texas average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 20 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.35
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Texas average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Texas average:

2.13

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Port Neches, TX
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 77651.