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Total crime 53%
Violent crime 64%
Property crime 51%
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 peopleDawsonville/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,218 (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)137 (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)1,080 (estimate)2,5742,200

Key findings

  • Dawsonville crime rates are 53% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dawsonville are 64% lower than the national average
  • In Dawsonville you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dawsonville is safer than 69% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Dawsonville has decreased by 15%

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      Daily Crime In Dawsonville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dawsonville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dawsonville is 1 in 729
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dawsonville is 1 in 93
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dawsonville is 1 in 83

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

      Dawsonville police department

      ItemDawsonvilleGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a11,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.03.3

      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
      Ball Ground, GA1,8310605605
      Dahlonega, GA6,196106837943
      Nelson, GA1,4701179211,038
      Oakwood, GA4,0983114,3554,666
      Dawsonville, GA2,4781371,0801,218

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Odell, OR2,4781461,4761,622
      Kalona, IA2,47996647743
      Allyn, WA2,4771101,0421,152
      Abita Springs, LA2,4771478971,044
      Jay, OK2,4791972,7252,923
      Dawsonville, GA2,4781371,0801,218
      Source: The Dawsonville, 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.