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Total crime 54%
Violent crime 62%
Property crime 53%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleYoung Harris/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,143 (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)143 (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)999 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Young Harris crime rates are 54% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Young Harris are 62% lower than the national average
  • In Young Harris you have a 1 in 88 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Young Harris is safer than 67% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Young Harris has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Young Harris (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Young Harris

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Young Harris is 1 in 698
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Young Harris is 1 in 101
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Young Harris is 1 in 88

      Year Over Year Crime In Young Harris (per 100,000 people)

      Young Harris police department

      ItemYoung HarrisGeorgiaNational
      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.

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      Hiawassee, GA8875462,2932,838
      Hayesville, NC4274712,9813,452
      Blairsville, GA7295003,4853,985
      Murphy, NC1,8989057,1828,087
      Young Harris, GA1,0271439991,143

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Silver Lake, IN1,0271749241,098
      Delevan, NY1,027197754952
      Maricopa Colony, AZ1,0272471,3261,573
      McLeansville, NC1,0271611,0221,183
      Clendenin, WV1,027130651782
      Young Harris, GA1,0271439991,143
      Source: The Young Harris, 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.