Piggott, AR
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Piggott, AR crime analytics

The crime rate in Piggott is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 29 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Piggott is 1 in 34. Based on FBI crime data, Piggott is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Arkansas, Piggott has a crime rate that is higher than 67% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Piggott to other communities of similar population, then Piggott crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Piggott does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Piggott does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Piggott.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Piggott occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Piggott; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 261. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Piggott's rate for property crime is 25 per one thousand population. This makes Piggott a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Piggott is one in 40.

Piggott Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 20% of U.S. Cities

Piggott Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Piggott 3.83
Arkansas 5.21
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 261

in Piggott

1 in 192

in Arkansas
Population: 3,655
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 1 11
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.55 0.27 3.01
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Piggott 25.17
Arkansas 32.51
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 40

in Piggott

1 in 31

in Arkansas
Piggott Property CRIMES
Population: 3,655
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 37 52 3
Rate per 1,000 10.12 14.23 0.82
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Piggott Crimes Per Square Mile

Piggott 20
Arkansas 20

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