D-
Total crime 80%
Violent crime 24%
Property crime 99%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSylvania/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime109n/a (estimate)4,4912,7172,489
Murder0n/a0.06.25.0
Rape0n/a0.027.542.6
Robbery1n/a41.275.081.6
Assault6n/a247.2232.0250.2
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)288341379
Burglary22n/a906.5372.1340.5
Theft77n/a3,172.61,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theft3n/a123.6223.9219.9
Property crime102n/a (estimate)4,2032,3762,110

Key findings

  • Sylvania crime rates are 80% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sylvania are 24% lower than the national average
  • In Sylvania you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sylvania is safer than 20% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sylvania has decreased by 27%

Sylvania crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Sylvania crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Sylvania 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 Sylvania crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Sylvania

See all the best places to live around Sylvania

Compare Sylvania, GA Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Sylvania?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Sylvania?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Sylvania poll results

      Daily Crime In Sylvania (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Sylvania (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sylvania

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sylvania is 1 in 347
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sylvania is 1 in 24
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sylvania is 1 in 23

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

      Sylvania police department

      ItemSylvaniaGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1411,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.84.03.3
      There are a total of 14 Sylvania police officers. This results in 4.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.3% greater than the Georgia average and 46.4% 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
      Rocky Ford, GA2404983,4673,965
      Newington, GA3205233,6424,165
      Hiltonia, GA5115513,8404,391
      Sylvania, GA2,5352884,2034,491

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Pemberton Heights, NJ2,534107689795
      Tangerine, FL2,53699564664
      Argentine, MI2,53684305390
      Albion, IN2,5361809571,137
      Crosby, MN2,5370600600
      Sylvania, GA2,5352884,2034,491
      Source: The Sylvania, 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.