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Total crime 10%
Violent crime 15%
Property crime 9%
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 peopleEmerson/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime44n/a (estimate)2,7452,7172,489
Murder0n/a0.06.25.0
Rape0n/a0.027.542.6
Robbery2n/a124.875.081.6
Assault5n/a311.9232.0250.2
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)437341379
Burglary3n/a187.1372.1340.5
Theft27n/a1,684.31,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theft7n/a436.7223.9219.9
Property crime37n/a (estimate)2,3082,3762,110

Key findings

  • Emerson crime rates are 10% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Emerson are 15% higher than the national average
  • In Emerson you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Emerson is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Emerson has decreased by 43%

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      Daily Crime In Emerson (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Emerson

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Emerson is 1 in 230
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Emerson is 1 in 44
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Emerson is 1 in 37

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

      Emerson police department

      ItemEmersonGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)811,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.44.03.3
      There are a total of 8 Emerson police officers. This results in 5.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 35.8% greater than the Georgia average and 65.2% 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
      Braswell, GA428000
      Woodstock, GA27,9641171,3091,425
      Kennesaw, GA32,6691391,3971,536
      Holly Springs, GA10,3512461,7141,960
      Acworth, GA21,824701,9071,976
      Euharlee, GA4,2142531,7652,018
      Taylorsville, GA1753512,4492,800
      Emerson, GA1,6494372,3082,745

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Newberry, MI1,6492268211,047
      Tennille, GA1,6494051,4161,821
      Oakland, MO1,64969370440
      Coalville, UT1,65082756839
      Guthrie Center, IA1,650121785906
      Emerson, GA1,6494372,3082,745
      Source: The Emerson, 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.