Reported Annual Crime In Eatonton

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEatonton/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime229n/a (estimate)3,4873,2172,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEatonton/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.75.3
Rape1n/a15.226.141.7
Robbery11n/a167.596.398.0
Assault28n/a426.3228.1248.9
Violent crime40n/a (estimate)609357383
Burglary44n/a669.9530.9430.4
Theft143n/a2,177.22,077.41,694.4
Vehicle theft2n/a30.5251.8237.4
Property crime189n/a (estimate)2,8782,8602,362

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The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Eatonton, GA for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Eatonton, GA is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Eatonton, GA crime rates are 8% higher than in comparison to the Georgia mean and are 27% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Eatonton, GA has a rate that is 70% higher than the Georgia average; compared to the United States, it is 59% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, Eatonton, GA is 1% higher than its state's mean, and 22% higher than the country's average.
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The Eatonton crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Eatonton as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Eatonton crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Eatonton is 27% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.55 daily crimes that occur in Eatonton.
  • Eatonton is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Eatonton you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Eatonton has decreased by 27%.

Compare Eatonton, GA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Eatonton (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Eatonton, GA for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Georgia as well as those across America as a whole. The Eatonton, GA total amount of daily offenses is 1.08 times more than the Georgia average and 1.27 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Eatonton, GA is 1.70 times more than the Georgia average, and it is 1.59 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Eatonton, GA has a daily crime figure that is 1.01 times more than the Georgia average and 1.22 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Eatonton (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Eatonton, GA area in comparison to other Georgia communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Eatonton, GA being safer than 25% of cities in Georgia and 14% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Georgia cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Eatonton, GA. In conclusion, Eatonton, GA now ranks below average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Eatonton

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Eatonton is 1 in 165
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Eatonton is 1 in 35
The chance of being a victim of crime in Eatonton is 1 in 29
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Eatonton, GA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Eatonton, GA you have a 1 in 165 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Eatonton, GA.

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

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Eatonton, GA is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Eatonton, GA has decreased by 32%, while the property crime rate in Eatonton, GA has decreased by 26% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Eatonton, GA has decreased by 27% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Eatonton police department

ItemEatontonGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2011,364558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.04.03.3
There are a total of 20 Eatonton police officers. This results in 3.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 23.3% less than the Georgia average and 6.6% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Georgia

StateTotal offendersGeorgia /100KNational /100K
Georgia19,209228222
There are a total of 19,209 sex offenders in Georgia. This yields a total of 228 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
Crooked Creek, GA6913933,1513,545
Shady Dale, GA3065164,1354,651
Eatonton, GA6,4966092,8783,487

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Orchard Mesa, CO6,4973862,8343,220
Moores Mill, AL6,4933231,8212,144
Hamlet, NC6,5003842,6883,072
Ellettsville, IN6,5011351,8561,990
Champion Heights, OH6,4912582,0952,353
Eatonton, GA6,4966092,8783,487
Source: The Eatonton, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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