C+
Total crime 1%
Violent crime 21%
Property crime 2%
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 peopleCalhoun/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime420n/a (estimate)2,4612,7172,489
Murder0n/a0.06.25.0
Rape2n/a11.727.542.6
Robbery3n/a17.675.081.6
Assault46n/a269.5232.0250.2
Violent crime51n/a (estimate)299341379
Burglary33n/a193.3372.1340.5
Theft320n/a1,874.71,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theft16n/a93.7223.9219.9
Property crime369n/a (estimate)2,1622,3762,110

Key findings

  • Calhoun crime rates are 1% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Calhoun are 21% lower than the national average
  • In Calhoun you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Calhoun is safer than 35% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Calhoun has decreased by 32%

Calhoun crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Calhoun crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Calhoun 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 Calhoun crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Calhoun

See all the best places to live around Calhoun

Compare Calhoun, GA Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Calhoun?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Calhoun?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Calhoun poll results

      Daily Crime In Calhoun (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Calhoun on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Georgia and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Calhoun (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Georgia, are 1.10 times less than the state average and 1.01 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Calhoun on a daily basis are 1.14 times less than than Georgia average and 1.27 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Calhoun are 1.10 times less than the daily state average and 1.02 times more than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Calhoun (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Calhoun to every other city in Georgia, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Calhoun safe? The gauges above illustrate that Calhoun is safer than 52% of every city located within Georgia along with 35% 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, Calhoun, GA is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Calhoun

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Calhoun is 1 in 335
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Calhoun is 1 in 47
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Calhoun is 1 in 41
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Calhoun? If you reside in Calhoun, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 335. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 47 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 Calhoun, is 1 in 41.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Calhoun, Georgia (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Calhoun has decreased by 26%, the amount of property crime in Calhoun has decreased by 32%, and the total amount of crime in Calhoun has decreased by 32% year over year.

      Calhoun police department

      ItemCalhounGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4911,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.14.03.3
      There are a total of 49 Calhoun police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 22.3% less than the Georgia average and 5.5% 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
      Resaca, GA1,1571641,1461,310
      Shannon, GA1,7541781,2381,416
      Adairsville, GA4,7401411,6761,817
      Rome, GA36,3404323,0133,446
      White, GA6804383,0503,488
      Fairmount, GA9284853,3823,868
      Plainville, GA3654953,4473,942
      Calhoun, GA16,1392992,1622,461

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Waterville, ME16,1342212,6362,857
      Portland, TX16,1441141,8061,920
      Dyer, IN16,1331879911,178
      Eggertsville, NY16,1454601,7602,220
      Coos Bay, OR16,1294614,8275,288
      Calhoun, GA16,1392992,1622,461
      Source: The Calhoun, 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.