Statesboro, GA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
955
Total Crimes
3,001.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
21.18%
Above National Average
145 out of 256
In Georgia
7,814 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Statesboro, GA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Statesboro is 3,001.4 per 100,000 people. That's 21.18% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 10.49% 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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Statesboro SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Statesboro
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 955 3,001.4 2,716.5 2,476.7
Murder 3 9.4 6.2 5.0
Robbery 37 116.3 75.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 57 179.1 232.0 250.2
Violent Crime 110 345.7 340.7 366.7
Burglary 159 499.7 372.1 340.5
Larceny 651 2,045.9 1,779.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 35 110.0 223.9 219.9
Property Crime 845 2,655.6 2,375.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Statesboro

110
Violent Crimes
345.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-5.73%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 289.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Statesboro each year. That compares to a 1 in 293.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Statesboro is 345.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -5.73% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 1.48% higher than the Georgia violent crime rate of 340.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Statesboro

845
Property Crimes
2,655.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
25.87%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 37.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Statesboro each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Statesboro is 2,655.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 25.87% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 11.78% higher than the Georgia property crime rate of 2,375.8 per 100,000 people.

Statesboro 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 Statesboro

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Hinesville, GA 33,163 1,348 4,064.8 3,621.5 443.3
Pooler, GA 24,917 673 2,701.0 2,520.4 180.6
Vidalia, GA 10,488 558 5,320.4 4,700.6 619.8
Rincon, GA 10,260 165 1,608.2 1,403.5 204.7
Port Wentworth, GA 9,105 151 1,658.4 1,318.0 340.5
Swainsboro, GA 7,501 404 5,385.9 4,626.0 759.9
Waynesboro, GA 5,387 234 4,343.8 3,916.8 427.0
Metter, GA 3,981 119 2,989.2 2,813.4 175.8
Claxton, GA 2,218 109 4,914.3 4,057.7 856.6
Brooklet, GA 1,647 12 728.6 607.2 121.4
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