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Total crime 60%
Violent crime 4%
Property crime 71%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleVilla Rica/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime640n/a (estimate)4,1192,9002,580
Murder1n/a6.46.15.0
Rape7n/a45.125.242.6
Robbery6n/a38.678.786.2
Assault43n/a276.8216.6246.8
Violent crime57n/a (estimate)367327381
Burglary64n/a411.9431.3376.0
Theft491n/a3,160.41,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theft28n/a180.2235.4228.9
Property crime583n/a (estimate)3,7532,5742,200

Key findings

  • Villa Rica crime rates are 60% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Villa Rica are 4% lower than the national average
  • In Villa Rica you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Villa Rica is safer than 20% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Villa Rica has increased by 2%

Villa Rica crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Villa Rica (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Villa Rica on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Georgia and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Villa Rica (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Georgia, are 1.42 times more than the state average and 1.60 times more than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Villa Rica on a daily basis are 1.12 times more than than Georgia average and 1.04 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Villa Rica are 1.46 times more than the daily state average and 1.71 times more than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Villa Rica (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Georgia and all other cities across the US, is Villa Rica safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Villa Rica is safer than 34% of other cities in the state of Georgia. In addition, Villa Rica is safer than 20% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Georgia and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Villa Rica. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Villa Rica is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Villa Rica

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Villa Rica is 1 in 273
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Villa Rica is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Villa Rica is 1 in 25
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Villa Rica, Georgia? If you reside in Villa Rica, then there is a 1 in 273 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 27. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 25 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Villa Rica.

      Year Over Year Crime In Villa Rica (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Villa Rica is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Villa Rica has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 16% in Villa Rica, while property crimes in Villa Rica have increased by 5%. Total crime has increased by 2% year over year.

      Villa Rica police department

      ItemVilla RicaGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4011,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.84.03.3
      There are a total of 40 Villa Rica police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 28.8% less than the Georgia average and 13.3% 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
      Chattahoochee Hills, GA2,6551681,6771,844
      Temple, GA4,287901,9051,995
      Powder Springs, GA14,5962171,8732,090
      Palmetto, GA5,0872311,9362,168
      Dallas, GA12,6222742,2452,519
      Carrollton, GA25,9605884,1274,715
      Bremen, GA6,2571555,6075,762
      Villa Rica, GA14,7553673,7534,119

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Stallings, NC14,7592361,5591,795
      Jennings, MO14,7496993,6864,385
      Scottsboro, AL14,7481,3364,6465,982
      Discovery Bay, CA14,7653131,6681,981
      Ammon, ID14,7672061,3251,530
      Villa Rica, GA14,7553673,7534,119
      Source: The Villa Rica, 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.