Reported Annual Crime In Heber Springs

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHeber Springs/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime265n/a (estimate)3,7093,8202,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHeber Springs/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a28.07.25.3
Rape11n/a154.071.740.4
Robbery0n/a0.070.9102.8
Assault23n/a321.9401.0248.5
Violent crime36n/a (estimate)504551386
Burglary50n/a699.9795.5468.9
Theft172n/a2,407.62,233.61,745.0
Vehicle theft7n/a98.0239.4236.9
Property crime229n/a (estimate)3,2053,2692,451
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Heber Springs, AR for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Heber Springs, AR is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Heber Springs, AR crime rates are 3% lower than in comparison to the Arkansas mean and are 31% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Heber Springs, AR has a rate that is 9% lower than the Arkansas average; compared to the United States, it is 30% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, Heber Springs, AR is 2% lower than its state's mean, and 31% higher than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Heber Springs is 31% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.16 daily crimes that occur in Heber Springs.
  • Heber Springs is safer than 20% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Heber Springs you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Heber Springs has decreased by 7%.

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

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Heber Springs, 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 Heber Springs, AR (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Arkansas state wide, are 1.03 times less than the state average and 1.31 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Heber Springs, AR on a daily bases are 1.09 times less than than Arkansas average and 1.30 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Heber Springs, AR are 1.02 times less than the daily state average and 1.31 times more than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Heber Springs (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Heber Springs, AR in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Arkansas as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Heber Springs, AR to other cities in the state and across the country, Heber Springs, AR is 34% safer than other cities of Arkansas and 20% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Arkansas cities and all around the United States, Heber Springs, AR has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Heber Springs, AR crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Heber Springs

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Heber Springs is 1 in 199
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Heber Springs is 1 in 32
The chance of being a victim of crime in Heber Springs is 1 in 27
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Heber Springs, AR? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Heber Springs, AR you have a 1 in 199 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Heber Springs, AR.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Heber Springs, 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 Heber Springs, AR has increased by 178% and the rate of property crime in Heber Springs, AR has decreased by 16%. The total crime rate in Heber Springs, AR has decreased by 7% year to year.

Heber Springs police department

ItemHeber SpringsArkansasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)255,164558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.52.93.3
There are a total of 25 Heber Springs police officers. This results in 3.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 18.2% greater than the Arkansas average and 7.2% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Arkansas

StateTotal offendersArkansas /100KNational /100K
Arkansas7,221262222
There are a total of 7,221 sex offenders in Arkansas. This yields a total of 262 sex offenders in Arkansas per 100,000 residents which is 18% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Greers Ferry, AR9260807807
Tumbling Shoals, AR1,0001579321,089
Pangburn, AR5774981,4951,993
Higden, AR1113552,1052,460
Fairfield Bay, AR2,4162222,5292,751
Rose Bud, AR71303,1123,112
Concord, AR1877134,2314,944
Heber Springs, AR7,1695043,2053,709

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fabens, TX7,1686093,8744,483
Acton, CA7,1702811,6151,896
Glenolden, PA7,1671112,2712,383
Demopolis, AL7,1675502,9763,527
Woodlake, VA7,1721601,3641,524
Heber Springs, AR7,1695043,2053,709
Source: The Heber Springs, AR 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.