C
Total crime 3%
Violent crime 15%
Property crime 7%
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 peopleJonesboro/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,570 (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)322 (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)2,247 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Jonesboro crime rates are 3% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Jonesboro are 15% lower than the national average
  • In Jonesboro you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Jonesboro is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Jonesboro has decreased by 55%

Jonesboro crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Jonesboro crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Jonesboro as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Jonesboro crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Jonesboro

See all the best places to live around Jonesboro

Compare Jonesboro, GA Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Jonesboro?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Jonesboro?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Jonesboro poll results

      Daily Crime In Jonesboro (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Jonesboro (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Jonesboro

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Jonesboro is 1 in 311
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Jonesboro is 1 in 45
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Jonesboro is 1 in 39

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

      Jonesboro police department

      ItemJonesboroGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2411,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.04.03.3
      There are a total of 24 Jonesboro police officers. This results in 5.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 26.4% greater than the Georgia average and 53.8% 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
      Senoia, GA3,88923758781
      Hampton, GA7,28199796895
      Tyrone, GA7,12167886953
      Woolsey, GA1781419851,126
      Peachtree City, GA34,988511,3171,368
      Heron Bay, GA4,0421721,1991,371
      Lithonia, GA2,0931951,3601,555
      Jonesboro, GA4,6713222,2472,570

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Marienville, PA4,6733181,4581,776
      La Grange, TX4,6734101,8362,246
      Cherokee Village, AR4,6692161,6831,899
      Mountain Grove, MO4,6684271,7522,179
      Newton Falls, OH4,6682451,0491,294
      Jonesboro, GA4,6713222,2472,570
      Source: The Jonesboro, 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.