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Total crime 73%
Violent crime 93%
Property crime 70%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHector/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,314 (estimate)3,4432,489
Murdern/an/an/a8.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a77.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a51.681.6
Assaultn/an/an/a447.8250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)733 (estimate)585379
Burglaryn/an/an/a599.6340.5
Theftn/an/an/a2,012.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a245.9219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,581 (estimate)2,8582,110

Key findings

  • Hector crime rates are 73% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Hector are 93% higher than the national average
  • In Hector you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Hector is safer than 6% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Hector has not changed

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The Hector crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Hector 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 Hector crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Hector (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hector

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hector is 1 in 137
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hector is 1 in 28
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Hector is 1 in 24

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

      Hector police department

      ItemHectorArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a5,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.93.3

      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
      Dover, AR1,5535582,0922,650
      Russellville, AR29,1364753,0463,522
      London, AR9357423,6254,367
      Hector, AR5497333,5814,314

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Holton, IN5495162,7423,258
      Gouglersville, PA5492711,2411,512
      Alexander, NY5495392,0622,601
      Allerton, IA5494262,7673,194
      Fordsville, KY5493513,0653,416
      Hector, AR5497333,5814,314
      Source: The Hector, AR crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.