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Hill County, Texas Crime Statistics

This page contains crime numbers for Hill County, Texas. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Hill County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Hill County, Texas, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 6,424 total crimes reported in Hill County, Texas (459 of them violent). Of the 803 crimes that happen every year in Hill County, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Hill County, Texas every 10 hours. This includes 6 murders, 61 rapes, and almost five thousand thefts (including 343 auto thefts).

Total Crime in Hill County, Texas (2001-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999 or 2000, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Hill County, Texas for 8 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Hill County has grown by 1%. During the same interval, violent crime decreased by 10%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a slight reduction in crime over the last 8 years in Hill County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to eight hundred for Hill County, Texas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Hill County, Texas (2001-2008)

Keep in mind that these graphs show reported crime numbers and certain sharp changes in crime figures might be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Hill County, Texas (2001-2008)

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Crime Data Information

Hill County, Texas law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Hill County conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.