Newport, AR Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
529
Total Crimes
7,126.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
203.77%
Above National Average
190 out of 191
In Arkansas
8,770 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Newport, AR?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Newport is 7,126.5 per 100,000 people. That's 203.77% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 116.92% higher than the Arkansas total crime rate of 3,285.3 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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Newport SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
2
Amenities
7
Education
4
Commute
10

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Newport
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 529 7,126.5 3,285.3 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 10.6 6.5
Robbery 3 40.4 52.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 81 1,091.2 535.8 279.7
Violent Crime 93 1,252.9 671.9 387.8
Burglary 120 1,616.6 523.1 314.2
Larceny 301 4,055.0 1,828.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 15 202.1 261.8 246.0
Property Crime 436 5,873.6 2,613.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Newport

93
Violent Crimes
1,252.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
223.07%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 79.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Newport each year. That compares to a 1 in 148.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Newport is 1,252.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 223.07% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 86.46% higher than the Arkansas violent crime rate of 671.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Newport

436
Property Crimes
5,873.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
199.95%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 17.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Newport each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Newport is 5,873.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 199.95% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 124.75% higher than the Arkansas property crime rate of 2,613.4 per 100,000 people.

Newport 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 Newport

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Jonesboro, AR 79,702 3,467 4,350.0 3,544.5 805.5
Searcy, AR 23,742 1,189 5,008.0 4,140.3 867.7
Batesville, AR 10,938 291 2,660.4 2,340.5 320.0
Wynne, AR 7,682 375 4,881.5 3,540.7 1,340.8
Trumann, AR 6,934 422 6,086.0 5,336.0 749.9
Heber Springs, AR 6,880 300 4,360.5 3,822.7 537.8
Pocahontas, AR 6,647 297 4,468.2 3,836.3 631.9
Tuckerman, AR 1,663 56 3,367.4 3,006.6 360.8
Diaz, AR 1,196 9 752.5 418.1 334.4
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