Rockport, AR
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Rockport, AR crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

The crime rate in Rockport is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 27 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 Rockport is 1 in 38. Based on FBI crime data, Rockport is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Arkansas, Rockport has a crime rate that is higher than 63% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a city's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 753, Rockport has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Rockport does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Rockport.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Rockport 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 Rockport.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Rockport 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 Rockport; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 377. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Rockport's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Rockport 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 Rockport is one in 42.

Rockport Crime Data

 

Crime Index

24

(100 is safest)


Safer than 24% of U.S. Cities

Rockport Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

18

20

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.66

23.90

26.56

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Rockport 2.66
Arkansas 5.21

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 377

in Rockport

1 in 192

in Arkansas

Rockport VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 753
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

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)

Crime
Rockport 23.90
Arkansas 32.51

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in Rockport

1 in 31

in Arkansas

Rockport Property CRIMES

Population: 753
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Rockport Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Rockport 6
Arkansas 20

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