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Total crime 13%
Violent crime 7%
Property crime 17%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNicholls/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,823 (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)354 (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)2,469 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Nicholls crime rates are 13% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Nicholls are 7% lower than the national average
  • In Nicholls you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Nicholls is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Nicholls has decreased by 6%

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The Nicholls crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Nicholls 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 Nicholls crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Nicholls (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Nicholls

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Nicholls is 1 in 283
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Nicholls is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Nicholls is 1 in 36

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

      Nicholls police department

      ItemNichollsGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)311,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents0.94.03.3
      There are a total of 3 Nicholls police officers. This results in 0.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 78.4% less than the Georgia average and 73.7% 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
      Broxton, GA1,0981911,3341,525
      Denton, GA2094202,9263,346
      Douglas, GA11,7424373,0423,478
      Alma, GA3,5112913,2293,519
      Nicholls, GA4,0213542,4692,823

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rossville, GA4,0203172,2102,527
      Fort Defiance, AZ4,0224732,5353,008
      Hamilton, NY4,0203011,1521,453
      Mosinee, WI4,023989581,056
      Stilwell, OK4,0195183,6014,119
      Nicholls, GA4,0213542,4692,823
      Source: The Nicholls, 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.