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Total crime 58%
Violent crime 50%
Property crime 60%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAtlanta/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,040 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)188 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)852 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Atlanta crime rates are 58% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Atlanta are 50% lower than the national average
  • In Atlanta you have a 1 in 97 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Atlanta is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Atlanta has decreased by 4%

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      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 533
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Atlanta is 1 in 118
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Atlanta is 1 in 97

      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
      Illinois32,213263266
      There are a total of 32,213 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 263 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 1% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Stanford, IL701171341512
      Twin Grove, IL1,92993420513
      Hopedale, IL8710731731
      Minier, IL1,36084758842
      McLean, IL7791258781,004
      Heyworth, IL3,0312199941,214
      Bloomington, IL78,3684951,4031,899
      Atlanta, IL1,4151888521,040

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Eureka Mill, SC1,4152541,4601,714
      Century, FL1,4152051,1651,370
      Mars, PA1,41561307369
      Zebulon, GA1,4151661,1601,326
      Terrebonne, OR1,4161271,2251,353
      Atlanta, IL1,4151888521,040
      Source: The Atlanta, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.