Reported Annual Crime In Arkansas City

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleArkansas City/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime462n/a (estimate)3,8003,1102,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleArkansas City/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a8.24.44.9
Rape5n/a41.155.538.6
Robbery0n/a0.062.4101.9
Assault53n/a436.0267.6237.8
Violent crime59n/a (estimate)485390373
Burglary85n/a699.2527.6491.4
Theft295n/a2,426.61,953.51,775.4
Vehicle theft23n/a189.2238.9220.2
Property crime403n/a (estimate)3,3152,7202,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Arkansas City, KS. The total number of reported crimes in Arkansas City, KS is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Arkansas City, KS crime rate is 22% higher than the Kansas average and is 33% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Arkansas City, KS has a violent crime rate that is 24% higher than the Kansas average and 30% higher than the national average. For property crime, Arkansas City, KS is 22% higher than the Kansas average and 33% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Arkansas City is 33% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.41 daily crimes that occur in Arkansas City.
  • Arkansas City is safer than 20% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Arkansas City you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Arkansas City has decreased by 14%.

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Daily Crime In Arkansas City (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Arkansas City, KS per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Kansas and on a national level. In Arkansas City, KS the total number of daily crimes is 1.22 times more than the Kansas average and 1.33 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Arkansas City, KS is 1.24 times more than the Kansas average and 1.30 times more than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Arkansas City, KS has a daily crime rate that is 1.22 times more than the Kansas average and 1.33 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Arkansas City (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Arkansas City, KS compared to every other city in Kansas as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Arkansas City, KS ranks safer than 14% of every city located within Kansas along with 20% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Kansas and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Arkansas City, KS. As a result, Arkansas City, KS is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Arkansas City

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Arkansas City is 1 in 207
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Arkansas City is 1 in 31
The chance of being a victim of crime in Arkansas City is 1 in 27
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Arkansas City, KS? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Arkansas City, KS your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 207. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 31 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Arkansas City, KS is 1 in 27.

Year Over Year Crime In Arkansas City (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Arkansas City, KS is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Arkansas City, KS has decreased by 5% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 15% year over year. Total crimes for Arkansas City, KS has decreased by 14% in the same time frame.

Arkansas City police department

ItemArkansas CityKansasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)345,262556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.72.53.3
There are a total of 34 Arkansas City police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10.2% greater than the Kansas average and 16.5% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Kansas

StateTotal offendersKansas /100KNational /100K
Kansas7,716279222
There are a total of 7,716 sex offenders in Kansas. This yields a total of 279 sex offenders in Kansas per 100,000 residents which is 26% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Newkirk, OK2,297133666799
Oxford, KS1,1781591,1081,267
Parkerfield, KS3523232,2552,578
Winfield, KS12,3241473,6703,817
Geuda Springs, KS1916194,3194,938
Arkansas City, KS12,3164853,3153,800

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Cleveland, MS12,3182742,8123,085
New Providence, NJ12,3140450450
Ringwood, NJ12,32040436476
Eatontown, NJ12,3233363,7874,123
Winfield, KS12,3241473,6703,817
Arkansas City, KS12,3164853,3153,800
Source: The Arkansas City, KS crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.