Palmetto, GA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
122
Total Crimes
2,572.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
3.86%
Above National Average
125 out of 256
In Georgia
7,204 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Palmetto, GA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Palmetto is 2,572.2 per 100,000 people. That's 3.86% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -5.31% lower 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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Palmetto SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
6
Amenities
6
Education
4
Commute
3

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Palmetto
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 122 2,572.2 2,716.5 2,476.7
Murder 2 42.2 6.2 5.0
Robbery 3 63.3 75.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 7 147.6 232.0 250.2
Violent Crime 13 274.1 340.7 366.7
Burglary 13 274.1 372.1 340.5
Larceny 80 1,686.7 1,779.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 16 337.3 223.9 219.9
Property Crime 109 2,298.1 2,375.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Palmetto

13.0
Violent Crimes
274.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-25.26%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 364.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Palmetto each year. That compares to a 1 in 293.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Palmetto is 274.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -25.26% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -19.54% lower than the Georgia violent crime rate of 340.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Palmetto

109.0
Property Crimes
2,298.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
8.92%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 43.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Palmetto each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Palmetto is 2,298.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 8.92% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -3.27% lower than the Georgia property crime rate of 2,375.8 per 100,000 people.

Palmetto 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 Palmetto

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Newnan, GA 40,720 1,312 3,222.0 2,676.8 545.2
Douglasville, GA 34,609 2,195 6,342.3 5,816.4 525.9
Fayetteville, GA 18,042 496 2,749.1 2,588.4 160.7
Fairburn, GA 16,264 573 3,523.1 3,049.7 473.4
Villa Rica, GA 15,536 640 4,119.5 3,752.6 366.9
College Park, GA 15,278 1,215 7,952.6 6,794.1 1,158.5
Tyrone, GA 7,451 71 952.9 885.8 67.1
Austell, GA 7,301 220 3,013.3 2,301.1 712.2
Hapeville, GA 6,607 786 11,896.5 11,154.8 741.6
Chattahoochee Hills, GA 2,982 55 1,844.4 1,676.7 167.7
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