Annual Crime In Pooler (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 peoplePooler/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime782n/a (estimate)3,1722,9002,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePooler/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.15.0
Rape3n/a12.225.242.6
Robbery11n/a44.678.786.2
Assault10n/a40.6216.6246.8
Violent crime24n/a (estimate)97327381
Burglary52n/a210.9431.3376.0
Theft636n/a2,579.51,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theft70n/a283.9235.4228.9
Property crime758n/a (estimate)3,0742,5742,200

Key findings

  • Pooler crime rates are 23% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Pooler are 74% lower than the national average
  • In Pooler you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Pooler is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Pooler has increased by 1%

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Compare Pooler, GA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Pooler (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Pooler for every 100,000 residents. The Pooler total amount of daily crime is 1.09 times more than the Georgia average and 1.23 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Pooler, is 3.36 times less than the Georgia average, and it is 3.91 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Pooler has a daily crime average that is 1.19 times more than the Georgia average and 1.40 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Pooler (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Pooler, GA compared to other areas of Georgia, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it shows that Pooler is safer than 54% of Georgia cities, and 39% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Georgia, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Pooler. At this time, Pooler sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pooler

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pooler is 1 in 1028
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pooler is 1 in 33
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Pooler is 1 in 32
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Pooler? In Pooler, GA you have a 1 in 1028 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Pooler.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Pooler, GA (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Pooler has decreased by 55%, the amount of property crime in Pooler has increased by 6%, and the total amount of crime in Pooler has increased by 1% year over year.

      Pooler police department

      ItemPoolerGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3511,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.84.03.3
      There are a total of 35 Pooler police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 55.4% less than the Georgia average and 45.8% 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
      Isle of Hope, GA2,56451404455
      Henderson, GA1,68180628708
      Whitemarsh Island, GA6,922106837943
      Skidaway Island, GA7,9501159031,018
      Dutch Island, GA9431321,0401,172
      Vernonburg, GA1201321,0401,172
      Thunderbolt, GA2,606371,4831,520
      Pooler, GA22,131973,0743,172

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Port Hueneme, CA22,1262721,8782,150
      Haines City, FL22,1381452,1222,266
      Alliance, OH22,1211982,3712,569
      North Plainfield, NJ22,1061791,5481,727
      Ensley, FL22,1015173,0623,579
      Pooler, GA22,131973,0743,172
      Source: The Pooler, 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.