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Total crime 141%
Violent crime 153%
Property crime 139%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEureka Springs/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime129n/a (estimate)6,2233,4572,580
Murder0n/a0.07.25.0
Rape3n/a144.772.942.6
Robbery1n/a48.252.986.2
Assault16n/a771.8410.7246.8
Violent crime20n/a (estimate)965544381
Burglary29n/a1,398.9636.8376.0
Theft69n/a3,328.52,040.21,594.6
Vehicle theft11n/a530.6236.0228.9
Property crime109n/a (estimate)5,2582,9132,200

Key findings

  • Eureka Springs crime rates are 141% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Eureka Springs are 153% higher than the national average
  • In Eureka Springs you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Eureka Springs is safer than 2% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Eureka Springs has not changed

Eureka Springs crime map

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The Eureka Springs crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Eureka Springs as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Eureka Springs crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Eureka Springs (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Eureka Springs

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Eureka Springs is 1 in 104
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Eureka Springs is 1 in 20
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Eureka Springs is 1 in 17

      Year Over Year Crime In Eureka Springs (per 100,000 people)

      Eureka Springs police department

      ItemEureka SpringsArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)155,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents7.22.93.3
      There are a total of 15 Eureka Springs police officers. This results in 7.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 144.4% greater than the Arkansas average and 121.6% greater 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
      Washburn, MO4820459459
      Holiday Island, AR2,238139747886
      Shell Knob, MO1,3421708961,066
      Lost Bridge Village, AR4912201,1771,397
      Seligman, MO1,1181182,2512,370
      Garfield, AR5004192,2462,666
      Beaver, AR1054832,5843,067
      Eureka Springs, AR2,0889655,2586,223

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Yanceyville, NC2,0882241,4761,699
      Cibecue, AZ2,0882981,6801,978
      Fremont, IN2,0881659421,107
      Tompkinsville, KY2,088132176309
      Brewster, MA2,0883156921,007
      Eureka Springs, AR2,0889655,2586,223
      Source: The Eureka Springs, 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.