Albany, GA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
4,382
Total Crimes
6,122.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
160.99%
Above National Average
151 out of 158
In Georgia
8,663 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Albany, GA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Albany is 6,122.9 per 100,000 people. That's 160.99% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 154.33% higher than the Georgia total crime rate of 2,407.4 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Albany SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

How Does Albany Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Albany
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,382 6,122.9 2,407.4 2,346.0
Murder 19 26.5 8.8 6.5
Robbery 132 184.4 65.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1,043 1,457.4 293.8 279.7
Violent Crime 1,234 1,724.3 400.1 387.8
Burglary 575 803.4 290.7 314.2
Larceny 2,234 3,121.6 1,478.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 339 473.7 238.2 246.0
Property Crime 3,148 4,398.7 2,007.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Albany

1,234
Violent Crimes
1,724.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
344.63%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 58.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Albany each year. That compares to a 1 in 249.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Albany is 1,724.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 344.63% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 330.96% higher than the Georgia violent crime rate of 400.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Albany

3,148
Property Crimes
4,398.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
124.63%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 22.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Albany each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Albany is 4,398.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 124.63% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 119.13% higher than the Georgia property crime rate of 2,007.4 per 100,000 people.

Albany Crime Compared To Georgia Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Georgia.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Albany

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Americus, GA 14,910 941 6,311.2 5,231.4 1,079.8
Moultrie, GA 14,199 615 4,331.3 3,767.9 563.4
Cordele, GA 10,451 599 5,731.5 5,042.6 688.9
Cairo, GA 9,340 276 2,955.0 2,655.2 299.8
Sylvester, GA 5,732 108 1,884.2 1,674.8 209.4
Camilla, GA 4,981 60 1,204.6 1,023.9 180.7
Blakely, GA 4,521 220 4,866.2 4,136.3 729.9
Dawson, GA 4,073 96 2,357.0 1,890.5 466.5
Leesburg, GA 3,073 42 1,366.7 1,171.5 195.2
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