Riverdale, GA Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Riverdale

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRiverdale/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime907n/a (estimate)5,8103,7123,099
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRiverdale/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a065
Rape0n/a02625
Robbery40n/a256125109
Assault41n/a263209229
Violent crime81n/a (estimate)519366368
Burglary170n/a1,089823610
Theft590n/a3,7802,2551,899
Vehicle theft66n/a423269221
Property crime826n/a (estimate)5,2913,3472,731

A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Riverdale, 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 56% higher than the average of crimes committed in Georgia. It is also 87% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Riverdale, GA shows a crime rate that is 41% higher than the Georgia average. The crime rate is also 41% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Riverdale, GA is shown to be 58% higher than the Georgia average and 93% higher than the national average.

The overall crime rate in Riverdale is 87% higher than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 15.92 daily crimes that occur in Riverdale.
Riverdale is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
In Riverdale you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Riverdale has decreased by 13%.

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Daily Crime In Riverdale (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Riverdale, GA on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Georgia. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Riverdale, GA (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Georgia state wide, are 1.57 times more than than the state average and 1.88 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Riverdale, GA on a daily bases are 1.42 times more than than Georgia average and 1.41 times more than than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Riverdale, GA are 1.58 times more than than the daily state average and 1.94 times more than than the daily national numbers.

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How Safe is Riverdale (higher is better)

How safe is Riverdale, GA compared to other cities in Georgia and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Riverdale, GA is safer than 23% of the cities in Georgia and 10% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Georgia and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Riverdale, GA. Overall, Riverdale, GA is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Riverdale

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Riverdale is 1 in 193
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Riverdale is 1 in 19
The chance of being a victim of crime in Riverdale is 1 in 18

Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Riverdale, GA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Riverdale, GA you have a 1 in 193 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 19 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Riverdale, GA.

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

The year over year crime rate for Riverdale, GA is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Riverdale, GA has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 32% in Riverdale, GA, while property crimes in Riverdale, GA have decreased by 10%. Crimes in total for Riverdale, GA have decreased by 13% year over year.

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Avondale Estates, GA2,83164597661
Peachtree City, GA34,437661,2651,331
Tyrone, GA6,789711,4151,486
Druid Hills, GA14,3211551,4491,604
Hampton, GA6,9151261,5841,710
Riverdale, GA15,2565195,2915,810

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Williamstown, NJ15,2562052,6462,851
Setauket-East Setauket, NY15,25362792854
Seaford, NY15,251911,1551,247
Mitchell, SD15,2664053,0793,484
Forrest City, AR15,2458897,1138,002
Riverdale, GA15,2565195,2915,810

Riverdale police department

ItemRiverdaleGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5911,733504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.83.93.3

There are a total of 59 Riverdale police officers. This results in 3.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 2.8% less than the Georgia average and 17.2% 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.

Source: The crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2013. 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.