Georgetown, SC Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
598
Total Crimes
6,875.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
193.09%
Above National Average
133 out of 151
In South Carolina
8,748 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Georgetown, SC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Georgetown is 6,875.9 per 100,000 people. That's 193.09% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 111.45% higher than the South Carolina total crime rate of 3,251.8 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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Georgetown SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
2
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
7

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Georgetown
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 598 6,875.9 3,251.8 2,346.0
Murder 7 80.5 10.5 6.5
Robbery 10 115.0 59.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 90 1,034.8 420.3 279.7
Violent Crime 108 1,241.8 530.7 387.8
Burglary 54 620.9 448.0 314.2
Larceny 407 4,679.8 1,991.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 29 333.4 282.1 246.0
Property Crime 490 5,634.1 2,721.1 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Georgetown

108
Violent Crimes
1,241.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
220.22%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 80.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Georgetown each year. That compares to a 1 in 188.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Georgetown is 1,241.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 220.22% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 134.00% higher than the South Carolina violent crime rate of 530.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Georgetown

490
Property Crimes
5,634.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
187.72%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 17.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Georgetown each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Georgetown is 5,634.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 187.72% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 107.05% higher than the South Carolina property crime rate of 2,721.1 per 100,000 people.

Georgetown Crime Compared To South Carolina Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in South Carolina.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Georgetown

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Madison, MS 25,862 279 1,078.8 1,040.1 38.7
Brandon, MS 24,545 203 827.1 729.3 97.8
Clinton, MS 24,349 479 1,967.2 1,901.5 65.7
Ridgeland, MS 24,080 600 2,491.7 2,188.5 303.2
Brookhaven, MS 11,886 447 3,760.7 3,340.1 420.7
Byram, MS 11,418 375 3,284.3 3,047.8 236.5
Richland, MS 7,276 137 1,882.9 1,663.0 219.9
Florence, MS 4,536 20 440.9 220.5 220.5
Mendenhall, MS 2,374 21 884.6 716.1 168.5
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