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


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

Crime rate in Rockport, TX

The 2019 crime rate in Rockport, TX is 287 (City-Data.com crime index), which is comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 82.8% U.S. cities. The 2019 Rockport crime rate rose by 5% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Rockport has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Rockport, TX is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Rockport:

287.5
Fulton:

115.1
Aransas Pass:

430.8
Port Aransas:

260.6
Ingleside:

194.0
Gregory:

244.7
Portland:

110.5
Taft:

187.3
Refugio:

62.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Rockport 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)
1
(10.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(32.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
20
(215.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(31.2)
2
(19.9)
2
(20.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(66.8)
4
(43.2)
3
(29.4)
2
(18.9)
5
(46.6)
5
(46.0)
5
(46.6)
6
(55.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(21.5)
5
(52.8)
2
(20.8)
2
(19.9)
1
(10.0)
1
(11.2)
3
(33.4)
6
(64.8)
4
(39.2)
4
(37.8)
6
(55.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.3)
3
(27.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
9
(96.8)
8
(84.5)
13
(135.1)
14
(139.6)
11
(109.9)
16
(178.8)
24
(267.3)
19
(205.3)
24
(235.1)
22
(208.1)
26
(242.4)
16
(147.2)
16
(149.1)
17
(156.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
108
(1,162)
92
(972.1)
115
(1,195)
147
(1,466)
93
(928.9)
76
(849.2)
125
(1,392)
144
(1,556)
113
(1,107)
148
(1,400)
165
(1,538)
115
(1,058)
114
(1,062)
106
(976.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
506
(5,443)
415
(4,385)
285
(2,962)
365
(3,641)
269
(2,687)
281
(3,140)
375
(4,177)
429
(4,635)
407
(3,987)
504
(4,768)
409
(3,814)
291
(2,677)
309
(2,879)
303
(2,792)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(215.1)
14
(147.9)
17
(176.7)
10
(99.7)
11
(109.9)
16
(178.8)
15
(167.1)
23
(248.5)
17
(166.5)
22
(208.1)
17
(158.5)
24
(220.8)
20
(186.3)
32
(294.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.6)
1
(10.4)
1
(10.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.2)
1
(11.1)
1
(10.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(18.6)
2
(18.4)
City-Data.com crime index514.1288.0295.3306.1222.2238.4394.9474.1332.6373.5394.1265.0274.3287.5

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 62 registered sex offenders living in Rockport, Texas as of November 29, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rockport is 170 to 1.


When are crimes committed in Rockport, TX?

Violent crime rate in 2019
Rockport:

147.4
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Rockport:

125.8
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Rockport:

119.6
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Rockport:

214.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Rockport:

141.9
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Rockport:

166.5
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Rockport:

243.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Rockport:

217.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Rockport:

95.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Rockport:

79.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Rockport:

99.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Rockport:

129.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Rockport:

68.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Rockport:

274.3
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Rockport:

226.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Rockport:

84.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Rockport:

57.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Rockport:

104.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Rockport:

379.1
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Rockport:

384.3
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Rockport:

378.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Rockport:

522.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Rockport:

549.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Rockport:

445.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Rockport:

580.2
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Rockport:

512.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Rockport:

353.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Rockport:

336.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Rockport:

490.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Rockport:

413.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Rockport:

435.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Rockport:

536.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Rockport:

798.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Rockport:

469.6
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Rockport:

431.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Rockport:

409.3
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: 31 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.49
Texas average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 29 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.42
Texas average:

1.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 29 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.39
Texas average:

1.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 30 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.52
Texas average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 29 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.46
Texas average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 29 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.55
Texas average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 25 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.48
Texas average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 37 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Texas average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 27 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.79
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 26 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.40
Texas average:

2.20

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

2.09
Texas average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 24 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.29
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 24 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.32
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 24 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.98
Texas average:

2.13

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 24 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.98
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 24 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.98
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 25 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.57
Texas average:

2.17

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

Zip codes: 78382.