Grant Park, Atlanta, GA Crime Rates & Statistics

Grant Park, Atlanta crime information

StatisticGrant Park /100KAtlanta /100KGeorgia /100K
Violent crime1,150 (estimate)1,223366
Property crime5,737 (estimate)6,1043,347
Total crime index6,887 (estimate)7,3273,712
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  • The estimated Grant Park crime index is 6% lower than the Atlanta average and and the Atlanta crime index is 97% higher than the Georgia average.
  • The estimated Grant Park violent crime rate is 6% lower than the Atlanta average and and the Atlanta violent crime rate is 234% higher than the Georgia average.
  • The estimated Grant Park property crime rate is 6% lower than the Atlanta average and and the Atlanta property crime rate is 82% higher than the Georgia average.

Grant Park, Atlanta police department

ItemGrant ParkAtlantaGeorgia
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,16511,733
Police officers /1000 residentsn/a5.03.9
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Did you know?

  • Grant Park is safer than 56.3% of the neighborhoods in Atlanta.
  • The crime rate in Grant Park, Atlanta is less than 4% of the cities in Georgia.
  • The estimated chance of being a victim of a crime in Grant Park is 1 in 15.
  • The estimated chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Grant Park is 1 in 87.
  • The estimated chance of being a victim of a property crime in Grant Park is 1 in 18.

Atlanta crime comparison

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Atlanta crime overview

Atlanta, Georgia is a well known city that certainly isn't a destination that hardly gets traveled to. Whether you're just visiting and are becoming a tourist for a week, or are seriously thinking of settling down in the area, it's probably best for you to know what you're getting yourself into. Safety is a big issue for a lot of people, and it's not uncommon that someone would want to know what the area is like before uprooting their whole live and making the move. So, what exactly is Atlanta crime like? Is it bad, or manageable? The site AreaVibes gives Atlanta's crime rating an F overall. While amenities are at an A+, cost of living is at a C, education is at a B+, employment is rated a C, housing a B and weather a B+, crime comes in with the lowest rating. So, why is that? What are the numbers?

The crime index for Atlanta is 108 percent higher than the Georgia average (1,379/100k) overall. The Georgia crime index is 16 percentage higher than the national average. The violent crime rate for Atlanta is is 263 percent higher than the Georgia average was (6,533/100k), and the Georgia violent crime rate is 2 percent lower than the national average. The property crime rate for Atlanta was 9 percent higher than the Georgia average (7,913/100k), and the Georgia average is 19 percent higher than the national average.

So the numbers are there, and are pretty hard hitting. Looking over the facts, it makes it obvious as to why AreaVibes gave it such a low rating. In Atlanta alone, there are over two-thousand police officers giving the city their services, which in turn gives five police officers for every thousand citizens the city sees, which is 25.8 percent greater than the Georgia average, and 51.7 percent greater than the national average.

If this isn't enough information enough to either sell you or help you look further from Atlanta for your future endeavors, there are some more facts available about the cities crime. At 1.4 percent, Atlanta is safer than the national average. Atlanta's crime rate is 4 percent of all of the cities in Georgia. You have a one in thirteen chance of being a victim of crime if you're in Atlanta, Georgia. The chance of being in a violent crime in the city is a one in seventy-three chance, and you have a one in sixteen chance of being a victim of property crime in Atlanta, Georgia.

These are the facts about the extremely popular city, so take them as you shall -- the numbers are extremely helpful and give a great outlook on what the city is like, though it doesn't show all of it. The most common crime that takes places in Atlanta is theft, the second is burglary, the third is vehicle theft and the fourth is assault. If you would like to look more in depth about the area and types of crime that occurs.

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Atlanta violent crime breakdown

CrimeAtlantaAtlanta /100KGeorgia /100KNational /100K
Murder841965
Rape105232625
Robbery2,363524125109
Assault2,965657209229

Atlanta property crime breakdown

CrimeAtlantaAtlanta /100KGeorgia /100KNational /100K
Burglary5,9381,317823610
Theft17,1583,8042,2551,899
Vehichle theft4,432983269221

Sex offenders in Georgia

StateTotal offendersGeorgia /100KNational /100K
Georgia19,209228222

There are a total of 19,209 sex offenders in Georgia. This yields a total of 228 sex offenders in Georgia per 100,000 residents which is 3% greater than the national average.

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Neighborhoods in & around Atlanta, GA

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Buckhead, Atlanta832.4
Virginia-Highland, Atlanta823.7
Atlanta-Inman Park, Atlanta822.1
Midtown, Atlanta823.4
Morningside-Lenox Park, Atlanta825.3
Candler Park, Atlanta823.6
Poncey-Highland, Atlanta822.7
Home Park, Atlanta794.1
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Oakdale, Atlanta797.4
Old Fourth Ward, Atlanta771.9
Cabbage Town, Atlanta761.6
Ormewood Park-East Atlanta, Atlanta752.1
Edgewood-Kirkwood, Atlanta743.7
Sweet Auburn, Atlanta731.3
Downtown, Atlanta732.1
Five Points, Atlanta731.5
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