Reported Annual Crime In Benton

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBenton/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime37n/a (estimate)4,2293,0762,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBenton/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.03.85.3
Rape0n/a0.045.140.4
Robbery0n/a0.057.5102.8
Assault1n/a114.3274.0248.5
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)114380386
Burglary16n/a1,828.6494.1468.9
Theft20n/a2,285.71,962.91,745.0
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0238.6236.9
Property crime36n/a (estimate)4,1142,6962,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Eastborough, KS7280391391
Bel Aire, KS6,92379766845
Kechi, KS2,291112797909
Towanda, KS1,6661761,2511,427
Valley Center, KS6,4491781,3971,575
Andover, KS12,1131161,5771,693
Rose Hill, KS4,0092311,6371,868
Benton, KS1,0131144,1144,229

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Benton is 49% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.59 daily crimes that occur in Benton.
  • Benton is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Benton you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Benton has increased by 104%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Benton

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Benton is 1 in 875
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Benton is 1 in 25
The chance of being a victim of crime in Benton is 1 in 24

Year Over Year Crime In Benton (per 100,000 people)

Benton police department

ItemBentonKansasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)25,262556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.32.53.3
There are a total of 2 Benton police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 8.5% less than the Kansas average and 30.7% 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.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Viola, IL1,0131949101,103
Tumbling Shoals, AR1,0131579321,089
Shellsburg, IA1,013101727828
Rich Square, NC1,0131891,3941,584
Almedia, PA1,014131725856
Benton, KS1,0131144,1144,229
Source: The Benton, KS crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.