Port Wentworth, GA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
151
Total Crimes
1,658.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-33.04%
Below National Average
82 out of 256
In Georgia
5,317 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Port Wentworth, GA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Port Wentworth is 1,658.4 per 100,000 people. That's -33.04% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -38.95% 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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Port Wentworth SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
8.5
Commute
8

How Does Port Wentworth Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Port Wentworth
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 151 1,658.4 2,716.5 2,476.7
Murder 1 11.0 6.2 5.0
Robbery 4 43.9 75.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 20 219.7 232.0 250.2
Violent Crime 31 340.5 340.7 366.7
Burglary 14 153.8 372.1 340.5
Larceny 89 977.5 1,779.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 17 186.7 223.9 219.9
Property Crime 120 1,318.0 2,375.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Port Wentworth

31
Violent Crimes
340.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-7.15%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 293.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Port Wentworth each year. That compares to a 1 in 293.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Port Wentworth is 340.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -7.15% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -0.06% lower than the Georgia violent crime rate of 340.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Port Wentworth

120
Property Crimes
1,318.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-37.53%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 75.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Port Wentworth each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Port Wentworth is 1,318.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -37.53% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -44.53% lower than the Georgia property crime rate of 2,375.8 per 100,000 people.

Port Wentworth 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 Port Wentworth

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Pooler, GA 24,917 673 2,701.0 2,520.4 180.6
Bluffton, SC 24,812 266 1,072.1 886.7 185.4
Rincon, GA 10,260 165 1,608.2 1,403.5 204.7
Hardeeville, SC 7,075 261 3,689.0 2,939.9 749.1
Springfield, GA 4,260 54 1,267.6 1,173.7 93.9
Bloomingdale, GA 2,767 55 1,987.7 1,843.2 144.6
Thunderbolt, GA 2,677 34 1,270.1 1,120.7 149.4
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