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Crime rate in Alpharetta, Georgia (GA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Alpharetta, GA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Alpharetta, GA

The 2018 crime rate in Alpharetta, GA is 105 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.6 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 40.3% U.S. cities. The 2018 Alpharetta crime rate rose by 15% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Alpharetta has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Alpharetta, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Alpharetta:

105.4
Roswell:

114.5
Johns Creek:

43.0
Milton:

43.4
Duluth:

103.2
Dunwoody:

227.9
Norcross:

301.2
Sandy Springs:

124.8
Doraville:

424.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Alpharetta by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(2.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.7)
1
(1.7)
2
(3.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.6)
1
(1.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(11.4)
13
(31.4)
10
(22.8)
7
(14.0)
2
(4.0)
2
(4.0)
5
(8.6)
6
(10.0)
2
(3.2)
3
(4.7)
3
(4.7)
5
(7.7)
1
(1.5)
10
(14.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
19
(54.0)
40
(96.6)
41
(93.4)
31
(61.9)
21
(41.8)
24
(47.6)
24
(41.2)
18
(30.0)
23
(36.3)
21
(33.1)
14
(21.7)
20
(30.8)
22
(33.0)
16
(23.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
60
(170.5)
66
(159.4)
95
(216.4)
60
(119.9)
28
(55.7)
23
(45.6)
28
(48.0)
17
(28.3)
20
(31.5)
14
(22.1)
13
(20.2)
9
(13.9)
11
(16.5)
15
(22.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
182
(517.2)
162
(391.1)
243
(553.4)
266
(531.5)
267
(531.0)
189
(375.1)
164
(281.3)
127
(211.6)
128
(201.8)
150
(236.3)
126
(195.6)
135
(207.9)
96
(143.9)
103
(153.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,198
(3,405)
1,317
(3,180)
1,501
(3,418)
1,544
(3,085)
1,301
(2,588)
1,253
(2,487)
1,241
(2,128)
1,076
(1,792)
1,074
(1,693)
1,070
(1,686)
1,083
(1,681)
1,129
(1,738)
1,056
(1,583)
1,060
(1,581)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
89
(252.9)
81
(195.6)
92
(209.5)
68
(135.9)
32
(63.6)
25
(49.6)
33
(56.6)
27
(45.0)
26
(41.0)
34
(53.6)
34
(52.8)
44
(67.8)
35
(52.5)
41
(61.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(8.5)
N/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
1
(2.0)
1
(1.7)
2
(3.3)
2
(3.2)
0
(0.0)
4
(6.2)
1
(1.5)
1
(1.5)
2
(3.0)
City-Data.com crime index257.7256.2281.7225.2172.6156.3141.6116.1111.1106.4102.5110.892.0105.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Alpharetta, Georgia as of September 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Alpharetta is 2,696 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


When are crimes committed in Alpharetta, GA?

Violent crime rate in 2018
Alpharetta:

41.0
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Alpharetta:

26.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Alpharetta:

33.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Alpharetta:

28.7
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Alpharetta:

32.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Alpharetta:

43.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Alpharetta:

42.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Alpharetta:

56.6
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Alpharetta:

50.6
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Alpharetta:

52.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Alpharetta:

104.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Alpharetta:

177.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Alpharetta:

159.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Alpharetta:

129.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Alpharetta:

98.7
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Alpharetta:

137.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Alpharetta:

140.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Alpharetta:

118.9
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Alpharetta:

115.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Alpharetta:

138.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Alpharetta:

131.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Alpharetta:

139.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Alpharetta:

131.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Alpharetta:

138.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Alpharetta:

171.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Alpharetta:

206.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Alpharetta:

245.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Alpharetta:

280.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Alpharetta:

313.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Alpharetta:

266.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Alpharetta:

311.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Alpharetta:

209.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Alpharetta:

266.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Alpharetta:

267.8
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 139 (105 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Georgia average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 140 (109 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Georgia average:

3.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 111 (104 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Georgia average:

3.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 132 (104 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Georgia average:

3.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 114 (104 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Georgia average:

4.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 139 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Georgia average:

3.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 148 (115 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
Georgia average:

3.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 142 (114 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.60
Georgia average:

3.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 133 (99 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.84
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 119 (87 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.50
Georgia average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 100 (75 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.15
Georgia average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 101 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Georgia average:

2.76

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Alpharetta, GA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 30004, 30005, 30009, 30022, 30075, 30076.