Jonesboro, LA
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Jonesboro, LA 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

Jonesboro is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (89%) and also has a lower crime rate than 91% of the communities in Louisiana, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Jonesboro is one in 176 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Jonesboro has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Jonesboro is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Jonesboro's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Jonesboro is one in 917.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Jonesboro compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Jonesboro is just 5 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Jonesboro is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Jonesboro Crime Data

 

Crime Index

89

(100 is safest)


Safer than 89% of U.S. Cities

Jonesboro Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

21

26

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.09

4.58

5.67

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Jonesboro 1.09
Louisiana 5.40

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 917

in Jonesboro

1 in 185

in Louisiana

Jonesboro VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 4,587
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
Jonesboro 4.58
Louisiana 33.53

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 218

in Jonesboro

1 in 30

in Louisiana

Jonesboro Property CRIMES

Population: 4,587
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

Jonesboro Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Jonesboro 5
Louisiana 34

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