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Total crime 7%
Violent crime 29%
Property crime 3%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBarnesville/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime156n/a (estimate)2,3242,7172,489
Murder0n/a0.06.25.0
Rape0n/a0.027.542.6
Robbery2n/a29.875.081.6
Assault16n/a238.3232.0250.2
Violent crime18n/a (estimate)268341379
Burglary12n/a178.7372.1340.5
Theft124n/a1,846.91,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theft2n/a29.8223.9219.9
Property crime138n/a (estimate)2,0552,3762,110

Key findings

  • Barnesville crime rates are 7% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Barnesville are 29% lower than the national average
  • In Barnesville you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Barnesville is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Barnesville has decreased by 29%

Barnesville crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Barnesville (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Barnesville, Georgia is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Barnesville are 1.17 times less than the Georgia average and 1.07 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Barnesville are 1.27 times less than than Georgia and 1.42 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Barnesville are 1.16 times less than than Georgia and 1.03 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Barnesville (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Barnesville in comparison to other Georgia communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Barnesville safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Barnesville being safer than 57% of cities in Georgia and 39% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Georgia cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Barnesville. In conclusion, Barnesville ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Barnesville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Barnesville is 1 in 373
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Barnesville is 1 in 49
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Barnesville is 1 in 44
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Barnesville, Georgia you have a 1 in 373 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Barnesville.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Barnesville is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Barnesville has decreased by 27% and the rate of property crime in Barnesville has decreased by 29%. The total crime rate in Barnesville has decreased by 29% year to year.

      Barnesville police department

      ItemBarnesvilleGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1711,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.64.03.3
      There are a total of 17 Barnesville police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 35.5% less than the Georgia average and 21.5% 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
      Milner, GA1,2581551,0821,237
      Zebulon, GA1,4151661,1601,326
      East Griffin, GA1,3891811,2611,442
      Hannahs Mill, GA3,8222351,6391,875
      Forsyth, GA4,0592841,9762,260
      Meansville, GA1453582,4932,851
      Williamson, GA4933862,6923,078
      Barnesville, GA6,6112682,0552,324

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Buena Vista, VA6,610114292406
      Tecumseh, OK6,6144052,9103,315
      Horseheads, NY6,6084091,5631,971
      Valley City, ND6,6152832,1732,456
      Orange Lake, NY6,6152951,1301,425
      Barnesville, GA6,6112682,0552,324
      Source: The Barnesville, 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.