Reported Annual Crime In Americus

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmericus/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,670 (estimate)3,2172,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmericus/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a6.75.3
Rapen/an/an/a26.141.7
Robberyn/an/an/a96.398.0
Assaultn/an/an/a228.1248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)518 (estimate)357383
Burglaryn/an/an/a530.9430.4
Theftn/an/an/a2,077.41,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a251.8237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)4,152 (estimate)2,8602,362

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The Americus crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Americus as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Americus crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Americus is 70% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 12.8 daily crimes that occur in Americus.
  • Americus is safer than 1% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Americus you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Americus has decreased by 31%.

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Daily Crime In Americus (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Americus

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Americus is 1 in 193
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Americus is 1 in 25
The chance of being a victim of crime in Americus is 1 in 22

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

Americus police department

ItemAmericusGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4511,364558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.64.03.3
There are a total of 45 Americus police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 33.1% less than the Georgia average and 18.5% less 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
Plains, GA721275413688
Leslie, GA43501,0531,053
Ellaville, GA1,9571629161,078
Andersonville, GA2505464,3714,917
De Soto, GA3035484,3944,942
Smithville, GA6555514,4144,965
Americus, GA16,1855184,1524,670

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Avocado Heights, CA16,1885332,9653,498
Dublin, GA16,1896404,3955,035
Floral Park, NY16,189168710878
Hope Mills, NC16,1896554,9565,611
Wailuku, HI16,1792753,0953,370
Americus, GA16,1855184,1524,670
Source: The Americus, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.