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Total crime 63%
Violent crime 160%
Property crime 46%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMarion/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime501n/a (estimate)4,0593,4432,489
Murder0n/a0.08.05.0
Rape12n/a97.277.242.6
Robbery11n/a89.151.681.6
Assault99n/a802.0447.8250.2
Violent crime122n/a (estimate)988585379
Burglary61n/a494.2599.6340.5
Theft291n/a2,357.42,012.61,549.5
Vehicle theft27n/a218.7245.9219.9
Property crime379n/a (estimate)3,0702,8582,110

Key findings

  • Marion crime rates are 63% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Marion are 160% higher than the national average
  • In Marion you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Marion is safer than 3% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Marion has decreased by 19%

Marion crime map

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      Daily Crime In Marion (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Marion, Arkansas is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Marion are 1.18 times more than the Arkansas average and 1.63 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Marion are 1.69 times more than than Arkansas and 2.60 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Marion are 1.07 times more than than Arkansas and 1.46 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Marion (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Marion in comparison to other Arkansas communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Marion safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Marion being safer than 9% of cities in Arkansas and 3% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Arkansas cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Marion. In conclusion, Marion ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Marion

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Marion is 1 in 102
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Marion is 1 in 33
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Marion is 1 in 25
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Marion, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 102. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 33 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Marion is 1 in 25.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Marion, Arkansas (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Marion has decreased by 2%, the amount of property crime in Marion has decreased by 24%, and the total amount of crime in Marion has decreased by 19% year over year.

      Marion police department

      ItemMarionArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)305,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.93.3
      There are a total of 30 Marion police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 17.3% less than the Arkansas average and 25% 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
      Jericho, AR96000
      Clarkedale, AR4342361,1551,391
      Earle, AR1,9896822,0902,771
      Southaven, MS51,8161653,1913,356
      Jennette, AR906443,1453,789
      Crawfordsville, AR5486723,2823,954
      Edmondson, AR2667943,8794,673
      Marion, AR12,3239883,0704,059

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Channahon, IL12,32953601654
      Panama City Beach, FL12,3331,0036,3477,350
      Bayou Blue, LA12,3335643,2513,815
      Mountain Home, AR12,3122573,9014,158
      Steamboat Springs, CO12,3361302,0152,145
      Marion, AR12,3239883,0704,059
      Source: The Marion, 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.