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


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

Crime rate in Killeen, TX

The 2019 crime rate in Killeen, TX is 258 (City-Data.com crime index), which is comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 78.4% U.S. cities. The 2019 Killeen crime rate rose by 0% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 14 - an increase of 7 compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Killeen has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Killeen, TX is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Killeen:

258.0
Harker Heights:

147.5
Nolanville:

74.3
Copperas Cove:

194.8
Salado:

101.1
Belton:

180.3
Morgan's Point Resort:

74.8
Florence:

15.2
Temple:

225.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Killeen by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
8
(7.8)
12
(11.5)
10
(8.6)
5
(4.1)
11
(9.0)
15
(11.5)
12
(9.1)
6
(4.4)
10
(7.2)
17
(12.1)
16
(11.2)
18
(12.3)
7
(4.7)
14
(9.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
81
(78.6)
82
(78.7)
66
(56.9)
69
(57.2)
91
(74.3)
69
(52.8)
82
(62.1)
78
(57.1)
114
(81.9)
190
(135.2)
129
(90.1)
151
(103.5)
117
(79.1)
105
(69.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
246
(238.7)
202
(193.9)
216
(186.4)
179
(148.3)
259
(211.3)
172
(131.7)
236
(178.8)
170
(124.5)
196
(140.8)
148
(105.3)
234
(163.4)
313
(214.5)
146
(98.6)
124
(81.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
452
(438.5)
519
(498.1)
593
(511.6)
497
(411.9)
632
(515.7)
559
(428.0)
521
(394.8)
499
(365.5)
526
(377.8)
513
(365.1)
617
(430.7)
636
(435.9)
307
(207.4)
340
(223.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2,121
(2,058)
2,319
(2,226)
1,711
(1,476)
1,735
(1,438)
2,062
(1,682)
2,034
(1,557)
1,498
(1,135)
1,396
(1,022)
1,334
(958.3)
1,038
(738.8)
1,124
(784.7)
1,140
(781.3)
854
(577.0)
818
(538.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3,108
(3,015)
3,098
(2,973)
2,877
(2,482)
3,566
(2,955)
3,536
(2,885)
2,989
(2,288)
3,296
(2,498)
3,189
(2,336)
3,149
(2,262)
2,826
(2,011)
2,471
(1,725)
2,403
(1,647)
2,233
(1,509)
2,296
(1,512)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
242
(234.8)
263
(252.4)
169
(145.8)
212
(175.7)
239
(195.0)
187
(143.2)
192
(145.5)
206
(150.9)
220
(158.0)
174
(123.8)
351
(245.0)
566
(387.9)
249
(168.2)
318
(209.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
44
(42.7)
36
(34.6)
40
(34.5)
39
(32.3)
36
(29.4)
40
(30.6)
36
(27.3)
50
(36.6)
38
(27.3)
19
(13.5)
42
(29.3)
29
(19.9)
30
(20.3)
29
(19.1)
City-Data.com crime index521.1538.7435.3413.8492.7402.3391.5342.0367.9379.1373.1410.6258.0258.0

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.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 390 registered sex offenders living in Killeen, Texas as of June 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Killeen is 368 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Killeen:

240.4
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Killeen:

241.5
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Killeen:

453.4
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Killeen:

409.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Killeen:

394.7
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Killeen:

355.6
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Killeen:

310.9
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Killeen:

367.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Killeen:

355.6
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Killeen:

455.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Killeen:

345.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Killeen:

423.2
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Killeen:

447.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Killeen:

432.7
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Killeen:

464.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Killeen:

360.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Killeen:

389.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Killeen:

364.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Killeen:

214.8
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Killeen:

216.1
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Killeen:

296.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Killeen:

279.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Killeen:

266.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Killeen:

328.5
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Killeen:

343.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Killeen:

373.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Killeen:

447.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Killeen:

510.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Killeen:

461.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Killeen:

441.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Killeen:

631.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Killeen:

597.5
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Killeen:

627.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Killeen:

454.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Killeen:

510.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Killeen:

537.0
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: 285 (235 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Texas average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 322 (251 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Texas average:

1.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 302 (237 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Texas average:

1.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 353 (252 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Texas average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 344 (261 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Texas average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 322 (235 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Texas average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 318 (235 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Texas average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 314 (229 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Texas average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 316 (227 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 281 (207 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Texas average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 278 (213 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Texas average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 259 (189 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 246 (198 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 232 (177 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Texas average:

2.13

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 229 (159 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 212 (158 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 188 (149 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Texas average:

2.17

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

Zip codes: 76541.