B+
Total crime 21%
Violent crime 52%
Property crime 16%
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 peopleKensett/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime33n/a (estimate)2,0263,4572,580
Murder0n/a0.07.25.0
Rape1n/a61.472.942.6
Robbery0n/a0.052.986.2
Assault2n/a122.8410.7246.8
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)184544381
Burglary5n/a306.9636.8376.0
Theft22n/a1,350.52,040.21,594.6
Vehicle theft3n/a184.2236.0228.9
Property crime30n/a (estimate)1,8422,9132,200

Key findings

  • Kensett crime rates are 21% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Kensett are 52% lower than the national average
  • In Kensett you have a 1 in 50 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Kensett is safer than 51% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Kensett has increased by 45%

Kensett crime map

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      Daily Crime In Kensett (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Kensett

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Kensett is 1 in 544
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Kensett is 1 in 55
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Kensett is 1 in 50

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

      Kensett police department

      ItemKensettArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)45,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.93.3
      There are a total of 4 Kensett police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 19.1% less than the Arkansas average and 26.7% 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
      McRae, AR8253017521,053
      Judsonia, AR2,0654021,1071,509
      Searcy, AR23,9695212,7873,308
      Bald Knob, AR2,9063823,1263,508
      Bradford, AR7875393,1003,639
      Beebe, AR7,9523513,3873,737
      Higginson, AR6896543,5034,157
      Kensett, AR1,5581841,8422,026

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Shepherd, MI1,5580732732
      Lower Lake, CA1,5582471,3141,561
      Middleburg, PA1,5576128411,453
      Jackson, SC1,5591681,4601,628
      Laflin, PA1,55975363437
      Kensett, AR1,5581841,8422,026
      Source: The Kensett, 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.