Howardville, MO Criminal and Public Records

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About Howardville

Howardville is located in New Madrid County, with a population of 367. This makes it the 392nd most populous city in Missouri. It has an average income of $18,684.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 0 reported major violent crimes (0 per person) and 1 reported major property crimes in Howardville (0.002732 per person). While these reported crime rates are helpful, it is very important to realize that there is a gap between the actual number of crimes committed and the number of reported crimes; many crimes are notoriously underreported.

In addition, some crimes may be charged under different headings. For example, aggravated assaults that are committed against family members may be charged as domestic violence rather than assault. The charts below show more stats on yearly trends for specific crime types in Howardville.

Crime Rates Compared to Missouri

When it comes to major violent crimes, Howardville has 0 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.004974 violent crimes per person statewide.

Howardville has 0.002732 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.028542 per person statewide.

Howardville Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 392nd
  • Property Crimes: 209th (374th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 95th (246th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 7,341st
  • Violent Crimes: 632nd (4,652nd per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 190th (1,411th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 485th (3,918th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 341st (1,864th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,781st (7,921st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 727th (3,739th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,543rd (7,899th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 515th (3,197th per 100k)
  • Arson: 117th (825th per 100k)

In New Madrid County (2015)

  • Population: 8th
  • Property Crimes: 7th (8th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 5th (5th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 367
  • Households: 144
  • Median Income: $18,684
  • Land Area: 0.228 miles2
  • Time Zone: CST

Howardville, MO Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Agg. Assault 0 0
Burglary 1 1
Vehicle Thefts 0 0
Arson 0 0

Property Crimes in Howardville, MO in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 1
Larceny 0
Motor Vehicle Theft 0
Arson 0

Arson in Howardville, MO

Year Arson
2010 1
2011 0
2012 0
2013 0
2014 0
2015 0

Violent Crimes in Howardville, MO

Year Violent Crimes
2010 0
2011 0
2012 0
2013 1
2014 0
2015 0

Missouri Criminal Statistics:

If you have an idea of how large Howardville is compared to the overall population of State or if you want to determine whether there has been an increase or a decline in reported crime numbers from year-to-year, then you may want to look at statewide reported crimes.

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 26856 30261
Agg. Assault 18482 20830
Property Crimes 176237 173642
Burglary 35258 34006
Larceny 124622 122637
Vehicle Thefts 16357 16999
Arson 0 0

While the above statistics are helpful in some circumstances, they do not give you information about how Howardville compares to the rest of Missouri or to the nation in terms of likelihood that you will be the victim of a crime. To make those comparisons, you need to look at the crime rate. The crime rate refers to the number of crimes per a set number of people. In our crime rates, we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By comparing these rates, you can determine whether a person in Howardville is at a higher or lower risk of being a victim of a major crime than people in the rest of Missouri or nationwide.

Arson in the state of Missouri

Year Arson
2006 0
2007 0
2008 0
2009 0
2010 0
2011 0
2012 0
2013 0
2014 0
2015 0

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