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Total crime 27%
Violent crime 3%
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.
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 peopleCartersville/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,277 (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)369 (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)2,908 (estimate)2,5742,200

Key findings

  • Cartersville crime rates are 27% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Cartersville are 3% lower than the national average
  • In Cartersville you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Cartersville is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Cartersville has decreased by 34%

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

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      Daily Crime In Cartersville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Cartersville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Cartersville is 1 in 271
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Cartersville is 1 in 35
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Cartersville is 1 in 31

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

      Cartersville police department

      ItemCartersvilleGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)6111,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.14.03.3
      There are a total of 61 Cartersville police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 22.9% less than the Georgia average and 6.2% 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
      Aragon, GA988000
      Braswell, GA428000
      Kennesaw, GA32,6691631,2261,389
      Euharlee, GA4,2142431,9122,155
      Acworth, GA21,8241042,1842,289
      Kingston, GA52102,2902,290
      Adairsville, GA4,7401642,2552,419
      Cartersville, GA20,1693692,9083,277

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Johnstown, PA20,1691,1502,9704,119
      Ferndale, MI20,1671941,6971,891
      Lorton, VA20,1731381,1491,287
      Murrysville, PA20,15920466486
      Simpsonville, SC20,1831813,0653,246
      Cartersville, GA20,1693692,9083,277
      Source: The Cartersville, 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.