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Total crime 29%
Violent crime 12%
Property crime 32%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; 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 peopleHuntsville/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,673 (estimate)3,2852,346
Murdern/an/an/a10.66.5
Rapen/an/an/a73.538.4
Robberyn/an/an/a52.073.9
Assaultn/an/an/a535.8279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)342 (estimate)672388
Burglaryn/an/an/a523.1314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,828.51,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a261.8246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,331 (estimate)2,6131,958

Key findings

  • Huntsville crime rates are 29% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Huntsville are 12% lower than the national average
  • In Huntsville you have a 1 in 60 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Huntsville is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Huntsville has decreased by 5%

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

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      Daily Crime In Huntsville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Huntsville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Huntsville is 1 in 293
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Huntsville is 1 in 76
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Huntsville is 1 in 60

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

      Huntsville police department

      ItemHuntsvilleArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)85,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.42.93.3
      There are a total of 8 Huntsville police officers. This results in 3.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 14.6% greater than the Arkansas average and 3.9% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Goshen, AR1,60194367461
      Huntsville, AR2,6353421,3311,673

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      University Park, MD2,63501,1691,169
      Haw River, NC2,6342731,3271,600
      Madison, NE2,63484547631
      Loudonville, OH2,63477880956
      High Bridge, WA2,63451477528
      Huntsville, AR2,6353421,3311,673
      Source: The Huntsville, AR crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.