Annual Crime In Lavonia (2018)

Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLavonia/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime121n/a (estimate)5,5942,9002,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLavonia/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.15.0
Rape1n/a46.225.242.6
Robbery4n/a184.978.786.2
Assault15n/a693.5216.6246.8
Violent crime20n/a (estimate)925327381
Burglary13n/a601.0431.3376.0
Theft79n/a3,652.31,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theft9n/a416.1235.4228.9
Property crime101n/a (estimate)4,6692,5742,200

Key findings

  • Lavonia crime rates are 117% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lavonia are 143% higher than the national average
  • In Lavonia you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lavonia is safer than 3% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lavonia has decreased by 7%

Lavonia crime map

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Compare Lavonia, GA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Lavonia (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Lavonia (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lavonia

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lavonia is 1 in 109
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lavonia is 1 in 22
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lavonia is 1 in 18

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

      Lavonia police department

      ItemLavoniaGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1611,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents7.44.03.3
      There are a total of 16 Lavonia police officers. This results in 7.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 87.6% greater than the Georgia average and 128.2% 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
      Canon, GA8520241241
      Reed Creek, GA2,653104815919
      Franklin Springs, GA8890947947
      Gumlog, GA2,2641501,1821,332
      Royston, GA2,7131871,4711,658
      Fair Play, SC6263862,3862,772
      Avalon, GA3173993,1373,536
      Lavonia, GA2,0389254,6695,594

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Richmond, IL2,0385711,0381,610
      Crow Agency, MT2,0382311,5421,773
      Victoria, VA2,038611,8391,901
      Hillsborough, NH2,0373031,2971,600
      St. Bonaventure, NY2,0372209041,123
      Lavonia, GA2,0389254,6695,594
      Source: The Lavonia, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.