Blytheville, AR Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
738
Total Crimes
5,479.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
121.25%
Above National Average
174 out of 189
In Arkansas
9,402 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Blytheville, AR?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Blytheville is 5,479.7 per 100,000 people. That's 121.25% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 59.17% higher than the Arkansas total crime rate of 3,442.7 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Blytheville SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9.5

How Does Blytheville Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Blytheville
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 738 5,479.7 3,442.7 2,476.7
Murder 10 74.3 8.0 5.0
Robbery 16 118.8 51.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 78 579.2 447.8 250.2
Violent Crime 109 809.3 584.6 366.7
Burglary 98 727.7 599.6 340.5
Larceny 528 3,920.4 2,012.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 22.3 245.9 219.9
Property Crime 629 4,670.3 2,858.0 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Blytheville

109.0
Violent Crimes
809.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
120.71%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 123.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Blytheville each year. That compares to a 1 in 171.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Blytheville is 809.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 120.71% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 38.43% higher than the Arkansas violent crime rate of 584.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Blytheville

629.0
Property Crimes
4,670.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
121.35%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 21.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Blytheville each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Blytheville is 4,670.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 121.35% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 63.41% higher than the Arkansas property crime rate of 2,858.0 per 100,000 people.

Blytheville Crime Compared To Arkansas Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Arkansas.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Blytheville

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Jonesboro, AR 78,261 3,519 4,496.5 3,810.3 686.2
Bartlett, TN 59,610 1,234 2,070.1 1,754.7 315.4
Paragould, AR 29,245 1,685 5,761.7 4,711.9 1,049.8
Millington, TN 10,669 657 6,158.0 5,173.9 984.2
Atoka, TN 9,510 79 830.7 704.5 126.2
Trumann, AR 7,043 362 5,139.9 4,557.7 582.1
Munford, TN 6,083 98 1,611.0 1,331.6 279.5
Caruthersville, MO 5,451 286 5,246.7 4,054.3 1,192.4
Gosnell, AR 3,148 60 1,906.0 1,461.2 444.7
Steele, MO 1,991 73 3,666.5 3,114.0 552.5
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