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Total crime 12%
Violent crime 28%
Property crime 10%
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 peopleFayetteville/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,181 (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)274 (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)1,907 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Fayetteville crime rates are 12% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fayetteville are 28% lower than the national average
  • In Fayetteville you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fayetteville is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fayetteville has decreased by 21%

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      Daily Crime In Fayetteville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fayetteville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 366
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 53
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 46

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

      Fayetteville police department

      ItemFayettevilleGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4211,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.64.03.3
      There are a total of 42 Fayetteville police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 34.9% less than the Georgia average and 20.7% 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
      Senoia, GA3,88923758781
      Hampton, GA7,28199796895
      Tyrone, GA7,12167886953
      Woolsey, GA1781419851,126
      Sharpsburg, GA5741571,0971,254
      Brooks, GA5181611,1181,279
      Peachtree City, GA34,988511,3171,368
      Fayetteville, GA16,7802741,9072,181

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mount Vernon, OH16,7771621,8902,052
      Welby, CO16,7715443,7024,246
      Artesia, CA16,7894291,6932,122
      Fairview Heights, IL16,7932503,6113,861
      Country Club Hills, IL16,7942673,3533,620
      Fayetteville, GA16,7802741,9072,181
      Source: The Fayetteville, 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.