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Atlanta, GA Crime and Crime Rate

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The Atlanta crime rate is much higher than the Georgia average crime rate and is much higher than the national average crime rate.

Crime Index, #319

Atlanta, GA

The crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the crime level in a region. Higher crime index value means more crime.

Atlanta, GA Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionMurdersRapesRobberiesAssaultsBurglariesTheftsVehicle TheftsArsonCrime Index
2012Atlanta, GACount831132,2763,5556,19217,2125,150103 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,00019.025.9520.8813.41,416.83,938.31,178.423.64,292
 GeorgiaPer 100,0005.921.4125.6226.0874.92,248.0287.7NA1,753
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.9112.9242.3670.21,959.3229.7NA1,557
2011Atlanta, GACount881482,3433,5187,49917,2745,371121 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,00020.734.8550.6826.71,762.34,059.41,262.228.44,665
 GeorgiaPer 100,0005.620.9123.8222.9974.62,351.7300.3NA1,823
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.8113.7241.1702.21,976.9229.6NA1,576
2010Atlanta, GACount93892,1623,4058,01617,7415,04395 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,00017.316.6403.0634.71,494.23,307.0940.017.73,627
 GeorgiaPer 100,0005.821.6127.7248.2998.42,329.3312.8NA1,872
 U.S.Per 100,0004.827.5119.1252.3699.62,003.5238.8NA1,610
2009Atlanta, GACount801352,7253,4199,11219,5115,726157 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,00014.524.4492.9618.41,648.03,528.81,035.628.43,922
 GeorgiaPer 100,0005.823.4148.6248.31,000.72,328.7337.2NA1,926
 U.S.Per 100,0005.028.7133.0262.8716.32,060.9258.8NA1,683
2008Atlanta, GACount1051263,3083,8649,98922,4996,490147 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,00019.723.6620.6724.91,874.14,221.11,217.627.64,672
 GeorgiaPer 100,0006.622.7179.2270.51,038.92,567.5409.1NA2,117
 U.S.Per 100,0005.429.3145.3274.6730.82,167.0314.7NA1,784
2007Atlanta, GACount1291483,5774,2218,85920,3537,020155 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,00025.929.8719.3848.81,781.54,092.81,411.731.25,087
 GeorgiaPer 100,0007.522.8181.7281.2950.22,504.6446.3NA2,105
 U.S.Per 100,0005.630.0147.6283.8722.52,177.8363.3NA1,827
2006Atlanta, GACount1101712,9594,3087,40118,9525,878175 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,00022.635.2609.1886.81,523.53,901.21,210.036.04,660
 GeorgiaPer 100,0006.423.2165.6275.8909.02,519.3460.9NA2,051
 U.S.Per 100,0005.730.9149.4287.5729.42,206.8398.4NA1,867
2005Atlanta, GACount902232,8614,0396,64818,9935,756198 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,00020.951.8664.3937.81,543.74,410.11,336.546.05,052
 GeorgiaPer 100,0006.223.6154.8264.3931.02,751.1490.2NA2,106
 U.S.Per 100,0005.631.7140.7291.1726.72,286.3416.7NA1,888

Hate Crime Index

Atlanta, GA

The hate crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the hate crime level in a region. Higher hate crime index value means more hate crime.

Atlanta, GA Hate Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalRaceReligionSexual OrientationEthnicityDisabilityHate Crime Index
2012Atlanta, GACount000000 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,0000.
 GeorgiaPer 100,0000.
 U.S.Per 100,0002.
2011Atlanta, GACount200200 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,0000.
 GeorgiaPer 100,0000.
 U.S.Per 100,0002.
2010Atlanta, GACount430100 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,0000.
 GeorgiaPer 100,0000.
 U.S.Per 100,0002.
2009Atlanta, GACount110000 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,0000.
 GeorgiaPer 100,0000.
 U.S.Per 100,0002.
2008Atlanta, GACount420200 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,0000.
 GeorgiaPer 100,0001.
 U.S.Per 100,0002.
2007Atlanta, GACount700610 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,0001.
 GeorgiaPer 100,0001.
 U.S.Per 100,0002.
2006Atlanta, GACount741200 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,0001.
 GeorgiaPer 100,0001.
 U.S.Per 100,0003.

Law Enforcement Employees Index

Atlanta, GA

The law enforcement employees index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the law enforcement employees level in a region. Higher law enforcement employees index value means higher law enforcement employees density.

Atlanta, GA Law Enforcement Employees by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalOfficersCiviliansLaw Enforcement Employees Index
2012Atlanta, GACount2,1651,775390 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,000495.4406.189.24.51
 GeorgiaPer 100,000369.2276.892.43.23
 U.S.Per 100,000335.5235.2100.32.85
2011Atlanta, GACount2,0691,693376 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,000486.2397.988.44.42
 GeorgiaPer 100,000377.9278.199.93.28
 U.S.Per 100,000341.9238.3103.62.90
2010Atlanta, GACount1,9731,612361 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,000367.8300.567.33.34
 GeorgiaPer 100,000379.4284.594.93.32
 U.S.Per 100,000347.8241.9105.92.95
2009Atlanta, GACount1,8811,506375 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,000340.2272.467.83.06
 GeorgiaPer 100,000380.3273.4106.83.27
 U.S.Per 100,000352.9244.2108.72.99
2008Atlanta, GACount1,9631,619344 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,000368.3303.764.53.36
 GeorgiaPer 100,000371.8272.099.93.22
 U.S.Per 100,000357.8247.5110.33.03
2007Atlanta, GACount2,1771,701476 
 Atlanta, GAPer 100,000437.8342.195.73.90
 GeorgiaPer 100,000375.9272.2103.73.24
 U.S.Per 100,000356.1244.8111.33.00
2006Atlanta, GACount2,1821,669513 
2005Atlanta, GACount2,2601,672588 

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