Reported Annual Crime In Atlanta

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAtlanta/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,131 (estimate)2,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAtlanta/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a7.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a43.441.7
Robberyn/an/an/a137.298.0
Assaultn/an/an/a250.4248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)203 (estimate)439383
Burglaryn/an/an/a339.5430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a163.1237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)928 (estimate)2,0112,362
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The Atlanta crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Atlanta 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 Atlanta crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Atlanta is 59% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.1 daily crimes that occur in Atlanta.
  • Atlanta is safer than 64% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Atlanta you have a 1 in 89 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Atlanta has increased by 4%.

Compare Atlanta, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Atlanta (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Atlanta

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Atlanta is 1 in 494
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Atlanta is 1 in 108
The chance of being a victim of crime in Atlanta is 1 in 89

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

Atlanta police department

ItemAtlantaIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)230,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

Sex offenders in Illinois

StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
Illinois26,115212222
There are a total of 26,115 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 212 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 5% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Twin Grove, IL1,929100458557
Stanford, IL7010693693
McLean, IL779125623748
Heyworth, IL3,0312361,0831,320
Minier, IL1,3602481,5731,821
Bloomington, IL78,3684391,7062,144
Lincoln, IL14,2533102,3122,621
Atlanta, IL1,4152039281,131

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Eureka Mill, SC1,4152511,5881,839
Zebulon, GA1,4151741,3961,570
Mars, PA1,4150122122
Century, FL1,4152211,3641,585
Hughes, AR1,4143911,8002,191
Atlanta, IL1,4152039281,131
Source: The Atlanta, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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