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Total crime 52%
Violent crime 16%
Property crime 58%
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.
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 peopleWhitesburg/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,928 (estimate)2,9002,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.15.0
Rapen/an/an/a25.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a78.786.2
Assaultn/an/an/a216.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)443 (estimate)327381
Burglaryn/an/an/a431.3376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a235.4228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,485 (estimate)2,5742,200

Key findings

  • Whitesburg crime rates are 52% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Whitesburg are 16% higher than the national average
  • In Whitesburg you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Whitesburg is safer than 17% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Whitesburg has decreased by 23%

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

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      Daily Crime In Whitesburg (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Whitesburg

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Whitesburg is 1 in 226
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Whitesburg is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Whitesburg is 1 in 26

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

      Whitesburg police department

      ItemWhitesburgGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)511,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents8.44.03.3
      There are a total of 5 Whitesburg police officers. This results in 8.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 111.3% greater than the Georgia average and 157.1% 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
      East Newnan, GA1,0991621,2791,441
      Chattahoochee Hills, GA2,6551681,6771,844
      Franklin, GA97002,0992,099
      Palmetto, GA5,0872311,9362,168
      Moreland, GA4633422,6923,034
      Newnan, GA35,6424572,6413,098
      Roopville, GA3504183,2893,707
      Whitesburg, GA6094433,4853,928

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Madison, CA6096663,5474,213
      Evansville, MN6093182,8823,200
      Coalville, IA6093182,1512,469
      New Washington, IN6094142,3602,774
      Castlewood, SD6094742,0222,495
      Whitesburg, GA6094433,4853,928
      Source: The Whitesburg, 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.