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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 14%
Property crime 5%
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 peopleClarkesville/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime45n/a (estimate)2,4422,7172,489
Murder0n/a0.06.25.0
Rape0n/a0.027.542.6
Robbery0n/a0.075.081.6
Assault8n/a434.1232.0250.2
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)434341379
Burglary13n/a705.4372.1340.5
Theft23n/a1,248.01,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theft1n/a54.3223.9219.9
Property crime37n/a (estimate)2,0082,3762,110

Key findings

  • Clarkesville crime rates are 2% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Clarkesville are 14% higher than the national average
  • In Clarkesville you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Clarkesville is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Clarkesville has not changed

Clarkesville crime map

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      Daily Crime In Clarkesville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Clarkesville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Clarkesville is 1 in 231
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Clarkesville is 1 in 50
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Clarkesville is 1 in 41

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

      Clarkesville police department

      ItemClarkesvilleGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)711,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.04.03.3
      There are a total of 7 Clarkesville police officers. This results in 4.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 0.5% greater than the Georgia average and 22.3% 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
      Clermont, GA1,0301288901,018
      Demorest, GA1,902511,0761,128
      Mount Airy, GA1,2311491,0351,183
      Alto, GA1,04301,2731,273
      Lula, GA2,8311701,1861,357
      Cleveland, GA3,7501901,3231,512
      Baldwin, GA3,5232101,4651,675
      Clarkesville, GA1,7964342,0082,442

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lusk, WY1,796325520846
      Centerburg, OH1,796109762870
      Mansura, LA1,7962621,5121,774
      West Lawn, PA1,796129593722
      Batavia, OH1,7961792,0832,262
      Clarkesville, GA1,7964342,0082,442
      Source: The Clarkesville, 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.