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


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

Crime rate in Cartersville, GA

The 2017 crime rate in Cartersville, GA is 326 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.2 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 86.7% U.S. cities. The 2017 Cartersville crime rate rose by 14% compared to 2013. In the last 5 years Cartersville has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Cartersville, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Cartersville:

326.4
Emerson:

215.2
Euharlee:

240.2
Kingston:

91.6
Acworth:

101.5
Kennesaw:

111.7
Adairsville:

135.9
Woodstock:

90.3
Holly Springs:

49.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Cartersville by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(5.5)
2
(11.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
11
(60.4)
12
(67.9)
13
(69.0)
6
(31.0)
7
(37.5)
12
(60.0)
6
(30.0)
3
(15.1)
10
(47.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
42
(230.5)
30
(169.7)
26
(138.0)
17
(88.0)
16
(85.8)
17
(85.0)
12
(60.0)
8
(40.3)
10
(47.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
67
(367.7)
55
(311.1)
53
(281.3)
32
(165.6)
35
(187.7)
33
(165.1)
31
(155.1)
40
(201.7)
58
(277.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
281
(1,542)
233
(1,318)
205
(1,088)
145
(750.3)
161
(863.5)
215
(1,075)
166
(830.3)
164
(826.8)
157
(750.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
819
(4,495)
941
(5,322)
893
(4,740)
682
(3,529)
692
(3,711)
908
(4,542)
699
(3,496)
718
(3,620)
753
(3,600)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
118
(647.6)
121
(684.4)
72
(382.2)
52
(269.1)
51
(273.5)
82
(410.2)
68
(340.1)
45
(226.9)
57
(272.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/A2
(10.3)
2
(10.7)
4
(20.0)
6
(30.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index541.5549.9449.2320.3324.1396.3318.2285.4326.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 214 registered sex offenders living in Cartersville, Georgia as of October 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cartersville is 96 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Cartersville:

210.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2013
Cartersville:

136.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Cartersville:

157.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Cartersville:

185.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Cartersville:

174.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Cartersville:

178.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Cartersville:

278.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Cartersville:

330.9
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Cartersville:

370.5
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Cartersville:

257.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2003
Cartersville:

246.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Cartersville:

259.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Cartersville:

371.0
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2013
Cartersville:

380.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Cartersville:

391.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Cartersville:

503.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Cartersville:

399.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Cartersville:

366.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Cartersville:

512.0
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Cartersville:

632.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Cartersville:

630.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Cartersville:

639.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2003
Cartersville:

587.2
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Cartersville:

547.1
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 2019, including police officers: 69 (60 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.81
Georgia average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 66 (57 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.69
Georgia average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 62 (51 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.57
Georgia average:

3.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 61 (52 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.60
Georgia average:

3.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 64 (53 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.65
Georgia average:

3.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 67 (56 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.00
Georgia average:

4.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 63 (53 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.74
Georgia average:

3.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 62 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.65
Georgia average:

3.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 57 (47 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.66
Georgia average:

3.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 57 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.08
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 57 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.08
Georgia average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 58 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.08
Georgia average:

2.62

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

Zip codes: 30120, 30121, 30137, 30184.