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Total crime 76%
Violent crime 35%
Property crime 83%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; 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 peopleAvera/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,543 (estimate)2,9002,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.15.0
Rapen/an/an/a25.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a78.786.2
Assaultn/an/an/a216.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)512 (estimate)327381
Burglaryn/an/an/a431.3376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a235.4228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)4,031 (estimate)2,5742,200

Key findings

  • Avera crime rates are 76% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Avera are 35% higher than the national average
  • In Avera you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Avera is safer than 12% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Avera has decreased by 10%

Avera crime map

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The Avera crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Avera 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 Avera crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Avera (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Avera

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Avera is 1 in 196
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Avera is 1 in 25
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Avera is 1 in 23

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

      Avera police department

      ItemAveraGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a11,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.03.3

      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

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      Davisboro, GA1,8130117117
      Warrenton, GA2,0628171,7502,567
      Wrens, GA2,3608112,6853,495
      Stapleton, GA4704753,7354,210
      Mitchell, GA1774813,7844,264
      Gibson, GA6444903,8554,345
      Louisville, GA2,7727245,2065,930
      Avera, GA2595124,0314,543

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      Emmett, MI2595572,0542,611
      Montour, IA2593302,2322,562
      Verona, IL2595442,6013,144
      East Side, PA2594202,0472,467
      La Crosse, FL2594902,9023,392
      Avera, GA2595124,0314,543
      Source: The Avera, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.