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Total crime 39%
Violent crime 6%
Property crime 45%
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 peopleBluffton/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,590 (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)405 (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)3,185 (estimate)2,5742,200

Key findings

  • Bluffton crime rates are 39% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Bluffton are 6% higher than the national average
  • In Bluffton you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Bluffton is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Bluffton has decreased by 10%

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

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      Daily Crime In Bluffton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bluffton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bluffton is 1 in 248
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bluffton is 1 in 32
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Bluffton is 1 in 28

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

      Bluffton police department

      ItemBlufftonGeorgiaNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Edison, GA1,1460274274
      Arlington, GA1,4593642,3272,691
      Blakely, GA4,7878912,1513,041
      Bluffton, GA904053,1853,590

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mansfield, SD905802,4773,057
      Lowndesville, SC906914,2744,966
      Big Lake, MO905072,6713,177
      Iron Junction, MN902862,5942,880
      Jennette, AR905993,2053,804
      Bluffton, GA904053,1853,590
      Source: The Bluffton, 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.