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Total crime 11%
Violent crime 27%
Property crime 9%
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 peopleOakwood/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,205 (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)277 (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)1,928 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Oakwood crime rates are 11% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Oakwood are 27% lower than the national average
  • In Oakwood you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Oakwood is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Oakwood has decreased by 53%

Oakwood crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Oakwood (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Oakwood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Oakwood is 1 in 362
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Oakwood is 1 in 52
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Oakwood is 1 in 46

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

      Oakwood police department

      ItemOakwoodGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1611,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.94.03.3
      There are a total of 16 Oakwood police officers. This results in 3.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 1.1% less than the Georgia average and 20.3% 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
      Hoschton, GA1,782106739845
      Braselton, GA8,409651,0411,106
      Dawsonville, GA2,4781439971,140
      Lula, GA2,8311701,1861,357
      Flowery Branch, GA6,5032841,1861,469
      Suwanee, GA18,0011831,8422,025
      Cumming, GA5,7402671,8632,130
      Oakwood, GA4,0982771,9282,205

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Spring Valley Village, TX4,098109621730
      Skippack, PA4,09879364444
      Copperopolis, CA4,0993471,8342,181
      Ellenville, NY4,0973411,3051,646
      Metter, GA4,0991762,8132,989
      Oakwood, GA4,0982771,9282,205
      Source: The Oakwood, 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.