Annual Crime In Lyons (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 peopleLyons/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime43n/a (estimate)1,0042,9002,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLyons/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.15.0
Rape1n/a23.325.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.078.786.2
Assault9n/a210.1216.6246.8
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)233327381
Burglary15n/a350.1431.3376.0
Theft18n/a420.21,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0235.4228.9
Property crime33n/a (estimate)7702,5742,200

Key findings

  • Lyons crime rates are 61% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lyons are 39% lower than the national average
  • In Lyons you have a 1 in 100 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lyons is safer than 59% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lyons has decreased by 77%

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Compare Lyons, GA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Lyons (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Lyons on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Georgia and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Lyons (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Georgia, are 2.89 times less than the state average and 2.57 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Lyons on a daily basis are 1.40 times less than than Georgia average and 1.63 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Lyons are 3.34 times less than the daily state average and 2.86 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Lyons (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Lyons in comparison to other Georgia communities and all other areas throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Lyons being safer than 71% of cities in Georgia and 59% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Georgia cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Lyons. In conclusion, Lyons ranks above average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lyons

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lyons is 1 in 429
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lyons is 1 in 130
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lyons is 1 in 100
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Lyons? In Lyons, you have a 1 in 429 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 130. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Lyons, GA is 1 in 100.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Lyons is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Lyons has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 15% in Lyons, while property crimes in Lyons have decreased by 81%. Total crime has decreased by 77% year over year.

      Lyons police department

      ItemLyonsGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a11,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.03.3

      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
      Uvalda, GA590000
      Reidsville, GA2,6261761,3811,557
      Santa Claus, GA2214193,2993,718
      Ailey, GA6104313,3963,827
      Higgston, GA4334403,4643,905
      Alston, GA1544453,5013,945
      Oak Park, GA79704,0084,008
      Lyons, GA4,3642337701,004

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Harrogate, TN4,3644692,1252,595
      Denton, MD4,3642452,9433,188
      Edwardsville, KS4,3642892,5082,797
      Beechwood, MS4,3651001,0321,132
      Florence, NJ4,3661771,1931,369
      Lyons, GA4,3642337701,004
      Source: The Lyons, 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.