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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 20%
Property crime 1%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDuluth/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,431 (estimate)2,7172,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a27.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a75.081.6
Assaultn/an/an/a232.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)305 (estimate)341379
Burglaryn/an/an/a372.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a223.9219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,126 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Duluth crime rates are 2% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Duluth are 20% lower than the national average
  • In Duluth you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Duluth is safer than 35% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Duluth has increased by 30%

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      Daily Crime In Duluth (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Duluth

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Duluth is 1 in 328
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Duluth is 1 in 48
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Duluth is 1 in 42

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

      Duluth police department

      ItemDuluthGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7611,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.84.03.3
      There are a total of 76 Duluth police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 30.3% less than the Georgia average and 15.2% 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
      Berkeley Lake, GA1,92448333381
      Grayson, GA3,00876533609
      Johns Creek, GA82,93040623662
      Milton, GA36,75537726764
      Druid Hills, GA13,4441309051,035
      North Druid Hills, GA18,3311399691,109
      North Decatur, GA16,6521399691,109
      Duluth, GA28,6813052,1262,431

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hobart, IN28,6931403,4583,598
      Marion, IN28,6983703,1263,496
      Agawam Town, MA28,7014481,6122,060
      Jacksonville, AR28,6619595,2496,207
      Harker Heights, TX28,7162001,6261,826
      Duluth, GA28,6813052,1262,431
      Source: The Duluth, 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.