Reported Annual Crime In Fayetteville

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFayetteville/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime502n/a (estimate)2,8283,2172,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFayetteville/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.75.3
Rape1n/a5.626.141.7
Robbery18n/a101.496.398.0
Assault15n/a84.5228.1248.9
Violent crime34n/a (estimate)192357383
Burglary32n/a180.3530.9430.4
Theft422n/a2,377.62,077.41,694.4
Vehicle theft14n/a78.9251.8237.4
Property crime468n/a (estimate)2,6372,8602,362

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The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Fayetteville, GA for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Fayetteville, 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 Fayetteville, GA crime rates are 12% lower than in comparison to the Georgia mean and are 3% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Fayetteville, GA has a rate that is 46% lower than the Georgia average; compared to the United States, it is 50% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Fayetteville, GA is 8% lower than its state's mean, and 12% higher than the country's average.
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The Fayetteville crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Fayetteville 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 Fayetteville crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Fayetteville is 3% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.75 daily crimes that occur in Fayetteville.
  • Fayetteville is safer than 43% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Fayetteville you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Fayetteville has decreased by 24%.

Compare Fayetteville, GA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Fayetteville (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Fayetteville, GA per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Georgia and on a national level. In Fayetteville, GA the total number of daily crimes is 1.14 times less than the Georgia average and 1.03 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Fayetteville, GA is 1.86 times less than the Georgia average and 2.00 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Fayetteville, GA has a daily crime rate that is 1.08 times less than the Georgia average and 1.12 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Fayetteville (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Fayetteville, GA in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Georgia as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Fayetteville, GA to other cities in the state and across the country, Fayetteville, GA is 59% safer than other cities of Georgia and 43% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Georgia cities and all around the United States, Fayetteville, GA has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Fayetteville, GA crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fayetteville

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 523
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 38
The chance of being a victim of crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 36
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Fayetteville, GA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Fayetteville, GA you have a 1 in 523 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 38 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Fayetteville, GA.

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

Determining whether Fayetteville, GA is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Fayetteville, GA has increased by 48% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 27% year over year. Total crimes for Fayetteville, GA has decreased by 24% in the same time frame.

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
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
Senoia, GA3,8890911911
Tyrone, GA7,1211658681,033
Woolsey, GA1781481,1851,333
Hampton, GA7,2812101,1941,404
Sharpsburg, GA5741651,3201,485
Brooks, GA5181681,3461,514
Turin, GA4001861,4921,679
Fayetteville, GA16,7801922,6372,828

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Mount Vernon, OH16,7771333,7523,884
Artesia, CA16,7896082,7173,325
Welby, CO16,7715263,8614,386
Fairview Heights, IL16,7932834,3334,615
Country Club Hills, IL16,7944383,0153,453
Fayetteville, GA16,7801922,6372,828
Source: The Fayetteville, 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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