Alma, GA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
121
Total Crimes
3,519.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
42.10%
Above National Average
167 out of 256
In Georgia
8,353 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Alma, GA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Alma is 3,519.5 per 100,000 people. That's 42.10% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 29.56% higher than the Georgia total crime rate of 2,716.5 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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Alma SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Alma
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 121 3,519.5 2,716.5 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.2 5.0
Robbery 2 58.2 75.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 8 232.7 232.0 250.2
Violent Crime 10 290.9 340.7 366.7
Burglary 36 1,047.1 372.1 340.5
Larceny 69 2,007.0 1,779.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 6 174.5 223.9 219.9
Property Crime 111 3,228.6 2,375.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Alma

10.0
Violent Crimes
290.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-20.68%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 343.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Alma each year. That compares to a 1 in 293.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Alma is 290.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -20.68% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -14.62% lower than the Georgia violent crime rate of 340.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Alma

111.0
Property Crimes
3,228.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
53.02%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 31.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Alma each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Alma is 3,228.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 53.02% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 35.90% higher than the Georgia property crime rate of 2,375.8 per 100,000 people.

Alma 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 Alma

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Waycross, GA 13,771 841 6,107.0 5,591.5 515.6
Vidalia, GA 10,488 558 5,320.4 4,700.6 619.8
Jesup, GA 9,698 560 5,774.4 5,403.2 371.2
Fitzgerald, GA 8,673 501 5,776.5 5,280.8 495.8
Baxley, GA 4,718 461 9,771.1 8,223.8 1,547.3
Blackshear, GA 3,471 179 5,157.0 4,868.9 288.1
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