Fitzgerald, GA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
501
Total Crimes
5,776.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
133.24%
Above National Average
228 out of 256
In Georgia
9,488 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Fitzgerald, GA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Fitzgerald is 5,776.5 per 100,000 people. That's 133.24% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 112.65% 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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Fitzgerald SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Fitzgerald
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 501 5,776.5 2,716.5 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.2 5.0
Robbery 15 173.0 75.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 26 299.8 232.0 250.2
Violent Crime 43 495.8 340.7 366.7
Burglary 78 899.3 372.1 340.5
Larceny 365 4,208.5 1,779.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 15 173.0 223.9 219.9
Property Crime 458 5,280.8 2,375.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Fitzgerald

43
Violent Crimes
495.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
35.20%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 201.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Fitzgerald each year. That compares to a 1 in 293.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Fitzgerald is 495.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 35.20% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 45.54% higher than the Georgia violent crime rate of 340.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Fitzgerald

458
Property Crimes
5,280.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
150.28%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 18.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Fitzgerald each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Fitzgerald is 5,280.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 150.28% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 122.27% higher than the Georgia property crime rate of 2,375.8 per 100,000 people.

Fitzgerald 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 Fitzgerald

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Moultrie, GA 14,136 780 5,517.8 5,001.4 516.4
Cordele, GA 10,669 625 5,858.1 5,258.2 599.9
Eastman, GA 5,038 477 9,468.0 8,634.4 833.7
Cochran, GA 4,882 164 3,359.3 3,134.0 225.3
Ocilla, GA 3,653 128 3,504.0 2,956.5 547.5
Abbeville, GA 2,772 8 288.6 288.6 0.0
Rochelle, GA 1,104 42 3,804.3 3,713.8 90.6
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