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Total crime 3%
Violent crime 0%
Property crime 4%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBowdon/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime56n/a (estimate)2,6582,9002,580
Murder0n/a0.06.15.0
Rape0n/a0.025.242.6
Robbery1n/a47.578.786.2
Assault7n/a332.2216.6246.8
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)380327381
Burglary7n/a332.2431.3376.0
Theft37n/a1,756.11,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theft4n/a189.8235.4228.9
Property crime48n/a (estimate)2,2782,5742,200

Key findings

  • Bowdon crime rates are 3% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Bowdon are equal to the national average
  • In Bowdon you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Bowdon is safer than 29% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Bowdon has decreased by 13%

Bowdon crime map

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      Daily Crime In Bowdon (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bowdon

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bowdon is 1 in 264
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bowdon is 1 in 44
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Bowdon is 1 in 38

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

      Bowdon police department

      ItemBowdonGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1211,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.84.03.3
      There are a total of 12 Bowdon police officers. This results in 5.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 46.2% greater than the Georgia average and 77.9% greater 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
      Mount Zion, GA1,778110497607
      Temple, GA4,287901,9051,995
      Ranburne, AL4555062,7403,245
      Ephesus, GA3393732,9393,312
      Woodland, AL1975723,1013,673
      Roopville, GA3504183,2893,707
      Waco, GA4404523,5604,012
      Bowdon, GA2,2613802,2782,658

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Avilla, IN2,2601781,0141,192
      Nice, CA2,2602611,3891,650
      Elmwood, IL2,26297487584
      Brownsville, PA2,2621791,2061,385
      Kamas, UT2,262991,0071,106
      Bowdon, GA2,2613802,2782,658
      Source: The Bowdon, 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.