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Total crime 14%
Violent crime 6%
Property crime 18%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAuburn/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,836 (estimate)2,7172,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a27.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a75.081.6
Assaultn/an/an/a232.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)356 (estimate)341379
Burglaryn/an/an/a372.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a223.9219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,480 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Auburn crime rates are 14% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Auburn are 6% lower than the national average
  • In Auburn you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Auburn is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Auburn has increased by 55%

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

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      Daily Crime In Auburn (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Auburn

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Auburn is 1 in 281
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Auburn is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Auburn is 1 in 36

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

      Auburn police department

      ItemAuburnGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2211,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.14.03.3
      There are a total of 22 Auburn police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.8% less than the Georgia average and 3.6% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Georgia

      StateTotal offendersGeorgia /100KNational /100K
      Georgia23,117275266
      There are a total of 23,117 sex offenders in Georgia. This yields a total of 275 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
      Grayson, GA3,00876533609
      Hoschton, GA1,782106739845
      Braselton, GA8,409651,0411,106
      Russell, GA1,3951741,2151,390
      Flowery Branch, GA6,5032841,1861,469
      Statham, GA2,5892571,5801,837
      Suwanee, GA18,0011831,8422,025
      Auburn, GA7,2913562,4802,836

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lincolnshire, IL7,291132600733
      North Amherst, MA7,2903281,1811,510
      New Cumberland, PA7,29055778833
      Herkimer, NY7,2944471,7112,158
      Hillsboro, IL7,2872341,6411,875
      Auburn, GA7,2913562,4802,836
      Source: The Auburn, GA 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.