Compared to the other cities in Alabama and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Sylacauga, AL? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Sylacauga, AL has been ranked safer than 38% of other cities in the state of Alabama. In addition, Sylacauga, AL is safer than 15% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Alabama and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Sylacauga, AL. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Sylacauga, AL is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.