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Total crime 40%
Violent crime 15%
Property crime 44%
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. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSanta Claus/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,482 (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)437 (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)3,045 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Santa Claus crime rates are 40% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Santa Claus are 15% higher than the national average
  • In Santa Claus you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Santa Claus is safer than 19% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Santa Claus has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Santa Claus (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Santa Claus

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Santa Claus is 1 in 229
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Santa Claus is 1 in 33
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Santa Claus is 1 in 29

      Year Over Year Crime In Santa Claus (per 100,000 people)

      Santa Claus police department

      ItemSanta ClausGeorgiaNational
      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

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      Uvalda, GA590000
      Reidsville, GA2,6261831,2751,458
      Lyons, GA4,3643452,4072,752
      Vidalia, GA10,6743972,7673,164
      Ailey, GA6104503,1343,584
      Higgston, GA4334593,1983,657
      Alston, GA1544643,2313,695
      Santa Claus, GA2214373,0453,482

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Boxholm, IA2213802,4662,846
      Mize, MS2213803,2493,629
      Livonia Center, NY2214351,6632,098
      Finesville, NJ2212621,6911,953
      Powellsville, NC2215443,4463,990
      Santa Claus, GA2214373,0453,482
      Source: The Santa Claus, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.