East Point, GA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
4,701
Total Crimes
13,247.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
434.89%
Above National Average
255 out of 256
In Georgia
9,858 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in East Point, GA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in East Point is 13,247.5 per 100,000 people. That's 434.89% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 387.67% 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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East Point SnackAbility

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

How Does East Point Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
East Point
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,701 13,247.5 2,716.5 2,476.7
Murder 5 14.1 6.2 5.0
Robbery 175 493.2 75.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 238 670.7 232.0 250.2
Violent Crime 441 1,242.7 340.7 366.7
Burglary 531 1,496.4 372.1 340.5
Larceny 3,145 8,862.7 1,779.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 584 1,645.7 223.9 219.9
Property Crime 4,260 12,004.7 2,375.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In East Point

441
Violent Crimes
1,242.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
238.90%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 80.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in East Point each year. That compares to a 1 in 293.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in East Point is 1,242.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 238.90% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 264.80% higher than the Georgia violent crime rate of 340.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In East Point

4,260
Property Crimes
12,004.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
468.97%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 8.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in East Point each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in East Point is 12,004.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 468.97% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 405.29% higher than the Georgia property crime rate of 2,375.8 per 100,000 people.

East Point 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 East Point

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Atlanta, GA 496,106 26,905 5,423.2 4,654.4 768.8
Sandy Springs, GA 110,760 2,115 1,909.5 1,780.4 129.1
Smyrna, GA 57,498 1,576 2,741.0 2,537.5 203.5
Decatur, GA 24,491 617 2,519.3 2,351.9 167.4
Forest Park, GA 20,273 1,049 5,174.4 4,454.2 720.2
Fayetteville, GA 18,042 496 2,749.1 2,588.4 160.7
College Park, GA 15,278 1,215 7,952.6 6,794.1 1,158.5
Powder Springs, GA 15,214 318 2,090.2 1,873.3 216.9
Morrow, GA 7,636 724 9,481.4 9,062.3 419.1
Tyrone, GA 7,451 71 952.9 885.8 67.1
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