Clarkston, GA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
329
Total Crimes
2,591.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
10.45%
Above National Average
94 out of 158
In Georgia
6,725 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Clarkston, GA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Clarkston is 2,591.2 per 100,000 people. That's 10.45% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 7.63% 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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Clarkston SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Clarkston
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 329 2,591.2 2,407.4 2,346.0
Murder 2 15.8 8.8 6.5
Robbery 28 220.5 65.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 36 283.5 293.8 279.7
Violent Crime 69 543.4 400.1 387.8
Burglary 45 354.4 290.7 314.2
Larceny 164 1,291.6 1,478.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 51 401.7 238.2 246.0
Property Crime 260 2,047.7 2,007.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Clarkston

69
Violent Crimes
543.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
40.13%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 184.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Clarkston each year. That compares to a 1 in 249.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Clarkston is 543.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 40.13% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 35.83% higher than the Georgia violent crime rate of 400.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Clarkston

260
Property Crimes
2,047.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
4.57%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 48.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Clarkston each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Clarkston is 2,047.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 4.57% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 2.01% higher than the Georgia property crime rate of 2,007.4 per 100,000 people.

Clarkston 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 Clarkston

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Sandy Springs, GA 111,219 1,703 1,531.2 1,383.8 147.5
Roswell, GA 95,396 1,436 1,505.3 1,131.1 374.2
Johns Creek, GA 85,408 417 488.2 449.6 38.6
Alpharetta, GA 68,326 840 1,229.4 1,008.4 221.0
Dunwoody, GA 49,687 1,469 2,956.5 2,789.5 167.0
Duluth, GA 29,946 464 1,549.5 1,382.5 167.0
Decatur, GA 26,473 528 1,994.5 1,786.7 207.8
Suwanee, GA 21,633 283 1,308.2 1,141.8 166.4
Stone Mountain, GA 6,332 165 2,605.8 2,242.6 363.2
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