Reported Annual Crime In Oakwood

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOakwood/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime360n/a (estimate)8,5533,4012,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOakwood/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.04.9
Rape0n/a0.031.638.6
Robbery4n/a95.0119.9101.9
Assault12n/a285.1220.8237.8
Violent crime16n/a (estimate)380378373
Burglary32n/a760.3649.8491.4
Theft299n/a7,103.82,113.31,775.4
Vehicle theft13n/a308.9259.2220.2
Property crime344n/a (estimate)8,1733,0222,487
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Oakwood, GA is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 152% higher than the average of crimes committed in Georgia. It is also 199% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Oakwood, GA shows a crime rate that is equal to the Georgia average. The crime rate is also 2% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Oakwood, GA is shown to be 170% higher than the Georgia average and 229% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Oakwood is 199% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 23.43 daily crimes that occur in Oakwood.
  • Oakwood is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Oakwood you have a 1 in 12 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Oakwood has increased by 134%.

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Daily Crime In Oakwood (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Oakwood, GA for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Georgia as well as those across America as a whole. The Oakwood, GA total amount of daily offenses is 2.52 times more than the Georgia average and 2.99 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Oakwood, GA is 1.00 times more than the Georgia average, and it is 1.02 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Oakwood, GA has a daily crime figure that is 2.70 times more than the Georgia average and 3.29 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Oakwood (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Oakwood, GA area in comparison to other Georgia communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Oakwood, GA being safer than 20% of cities in Georgia and 10% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Georgia cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Oakwood, GA. In conclusion, Oakwood, GA now ranks below average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Oakwood

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Oakwood is 1 in 264
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Oakwood is 1 in 13
The chance of being a victim of crime in Oakwood is 1 in 12
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Oakwood, GA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Oakwood, GA you have a 1 in 264 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 13 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 12 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Oakwood, GA.

Year Over Year Crime In Oakwood (per 100,000 people)

An ideal indicator of whether Oakwood, GA is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Oakwood, GA has increased by 11% and the rate of property crime in Oakwood, GA has increased by 146%. The total crime rate in Oakwood, GA has increased by 134% year to year.

Oakwood police department

ItemOakwoodGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1611,376556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.93.93.3
There are a total of 16 Oakwood police officers. This results in 3.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 0.6% less than the Georgia average and 19.8% greater than the National average.

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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hoschton, GA1,6421239831,106
Braselton, GA8,2121001,0731,172
Dawsonville, GA2,6711641,3081,471
Flowery Branch, GA6,0121521,4621,615
Lula, GA2,7711871,4981,685
Oakwood, GA4,0893808,1738,553

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Baden, PA4,0892651,5241,789
Weston, WV4,08809898
Sullivan City, TX4,0872391,8402,079
Vilonia, AR4,0912691,8802,148
Hyde Park, UT4,0851551,9512,106
Oakwood, GA4,0893808,1738,553
Source: The Oakwood, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.