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Total crime 14%
Violent crime 90%
Property crime 32%
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 peopleByron/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime155n/a (estimate)2,9482,9002,580
Murder0n/a0.06.15.0
Rape0n/a0.025.242.6
Robbery1n/a19.078.786.2
Assault1n/a19.0216.6246.8
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)38327381
Burglary27n/a513.5431.3376.0
Theft115n/a2,187.11,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theft11n/a209.2235.4228.9
Property crime153n/a (estimate)2,9102,5742,200

Key findings

  • Byron crime rates are 14% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Byron are 90% lower than the national average
  • In Byron you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Byron is safer than 44% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Byron has decreased by 20%

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      Daily Crime In Byron (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Byron, Georgia is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Byron are 1.02 times more than the Georgia average and 1.14 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Byron are 8.59 times less than than Georgia and 10.01 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Byron are 1.13 times more than than Georgia and 1.32 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Byron (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Byron to every other city in Georgia, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Byron safe? The gauges above illustrate that Byron is safer than 58% of every city located within Georgia along with 44% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Georgia and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Byron, GA is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Byron

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Byron is 1 in 2629
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Byron is 1 in 35
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Byron is 1 in 34
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Byron? If you reside in Byron, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 2629. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 35 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Byron, is 1 in 34.

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

      Determining whether Byron is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Byron violent crime rates have decreased by 51%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 19% year over year. Total crimes for Byron has decreased by 20% in the same time frame.

      Byron police department

      ItemByronGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2311,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.04.03.3
      There are a total of 23 Byron police officers. This results in 5.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 26.8% greater than the Georgia average and 54.3% 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
      Marshallville, GA1,4931651,2961,461
      Perry, GA15,2933843,0213,404
      Fort Valley, GA8,9751,0723,0204,092
      Macon-Bibb County, GA153,9255304,1704,700
      Centerville, GA7,5763984,3874,785
      Warner Robins, GA73,2655875,5516,137
      Byron, GA4,956382,9102,948

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bristol, WI4,957148784932
      Winchester, IN4,95804,8414,841
      East Greenbush, NY4,9602209071,127
      Columbia Falls, MT4,9601471,5401,686
      Bethlehem, NC4,9612381,5721,811
      Byron, GA4,956382,9102,948
      Source: The Byron, 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.