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Total crime 79%
Violent crime 91%
Property crime 77%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePowhatan/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,621 (estimate)3,4572,580
Murdern/an/an/a7.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a72.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a52.986.2
Assaultn/an/an/a410.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)727 (estimate)544381
Burglaryn/an/an/a636.8376.0
Theftn/an/an/a2,040.21,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a236.0228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,894 (estimate)2,9132,200

Key findings

  • Powhatan crime rates are 79% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Powhatan are 91% higher than the national average
  • In Powhatan you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Powhatan is safer than 6% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Powhatan has decreased by 10%

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      Daily Crime In Powhatan (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Powhatan

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Powhatan is 1 in 138
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Powhatan is 1 in 26
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Powhatan is 1 in 22

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

      Powhatan police department

      ItemPowhatanArkansasNational
      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.

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      Hoxie, AR2,704306613919
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      Smithville, AR977033,7624,465
      Imboden, AR6227313,9124,643
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      Powhatan, AR747273,8944,621

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      Powhatan, AR747273,8944,621
      Source: The Powhatan, 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.