Roswell, GA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,626
Total Crimes
1,699.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.38%
Below National Average
83 out of 256
In Georgia
5,418 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Roswell, GA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Roswell is 1,699.5 per 100,000 people. That's -31.38% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -37.44% 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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Roswell SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Roswell
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,626 1,699.5 2,716.5 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.2 5.0
Robbery 39 40.8 75.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 69 72.1 232.0 250.2
Violent Crime 126 131.7 340.7 366.7
Burglary 174 181.9 372.1 340.5
Larceny 1,215 1,269.9 1,779.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 111 116.0 223.9 219.9
Property Crime 1,500 1,567.8 2,375.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Roswell

126
Violent Crimes
131.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-64.09%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 759.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Roswell each year. That compares to a 1 in 293.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Roswell is 131.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -64.09% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -61.34% lower than the Georgia violent crime rate of 340.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Roswell

1,500
Property Crimes
1,567.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-25.69%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 63.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Roswell each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Roswell is 1,567.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -25.69% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -34.01% lower than the Georgia property crime rate of 2,375.8 per 100,000 people.

Roswell 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 Roswell

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Sandy Springs, GA 110,760 2,115 1,909.5 1,780.4 129.1
Johns Creek, GA 85,446 566 662.4 622.6 39.8
Alpharetta, GA 67,411 1,066 1,581.3 1,470.1 111.3
Dunwoody, GA 49,868 1,979 3,968.5 3,840.1 128.3
Milton, GA 40,067 306 763.7 726.3 37.4
Woodstock, GA 33,470 477 1,425.2 1,308.6 116.5
Duluth, GA 29,882 557 1,864.0 1,797.1 66.9
Decatur, GA 24,491 617 2,519.3 2,351.9 167.4
Suwanee, GA 21,331 432 2,025.2 1,842.4 182.8
Doraville, GA 10,625 690 6,494.1 5,995.3 498.8
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