Reported Annual Crime In Bentonville

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBentonville/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime811n/a (estimate)1,5713,4572,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBentonville/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.25.0
Rape28n/a54.372.942.6
Robbery5n/a9.752.986.2
Assault73n/a141.5410.7246.8
Violent crime106n/a (estimate)205544381
Burglary110n/a213.1636.8376.0
Theft568n/a1,100.62,040.21,594.6
Vehicle theft27n/a52.3236.0228.9
Property crime705n/a (estimate)1,3662,9132,200
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Bentonville, AR. The total number of reported crimes in Bentonville, AR 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 Bentonville, AR crime rate is 55% lower than the Arkansas average and is 39% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Bentonville, AR has a violent crime rate that is 62% lower than the Arkansas average and 46% lower than the national average. For property crime, Bentonville, AR is 53% lower than the Arkansas average and 38% lower than the national average.

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bentonville is 39% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.31 daily crimes that occur in Bentonville.
  • Bentonville is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Bentonville you have a 1 in 64 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Bentonville has decreased by 3%.

Compare Bentonville, AR Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Bentonville (per 100,000 people)

      The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Bentonville, AR on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Arkansas. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Bentonville, AR (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Arkansas state wide, are 2.20 times less than the state average and 1.64 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Bentonville, AR on a daily bases are 2.65 times less than than Arkansas average and 1.85 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Bentonville, AR are 2.13 times less than the daily state average and 1.61 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Bentonville (higher is better)

      How safe is Bentonville, AR compared to other cities in Arkansas and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Bentonville, AR is safer than 84% of the cities in Arkansas and 62% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Arkansas and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Bentonville, AR. Overall, Bentonville, AR is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bentonville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bentonville is 1 in 487
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bentonville is 1 in 74
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Bentonville is 1 in 64
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Bentonville, AR? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Bentonville, AR, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 487. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 74 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Bentonville, AR is 1 in 64.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Bentonville, AR is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Bentonville, AR has increased by 12% and the rate of property crime in Bentonville, AR has decreased by 4%. The total crime rate in Bentonville, AR has decreased by 3% year to year.

      Bentonville police department

      ItemBentonvilleArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)865,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.93.3
      There are a total of 86 Bentonville police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 19.9% less than the Arkansas average and 27.4% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Arkansas

      StateTotal offendersArkansas /100KNational /100K
      Arkansas8,875323266
      There are a total of 8,875 sex offenders in Arkansas. This yields a total of 323 sex offenders in Arkansas per 100,000 residents which is 21% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Highfill, AR664000
      Pineville, MO778000
      Tontitown, AR2,82885457542
      Bethel Heights, AR2,49071496566
      Elm Springs, AR2,23990484574
      Cave Springs, AR2,80320642663
      Gentry, AR3,675156547703
      Bentonville, AR42,4992051,3661,571

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Burlington, VT42,5562721,9832,255
      Altamonte Springs, FL42,5573043,2383,542
      Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,41275916991
      Oro Valley, AZ42,379381,3601,398
      Concord, NH42,6342391,9712,210
      Bentonville, AR42,4992051,3661,571
      Source: The Bentonville, AR crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.