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


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

Crime rate in Clarkston, GA

The 2019 crime rate in Clarkston, GA is 360 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.3 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 89.1% U.S. cities. The 2019 Clarkston crime rate rose by 7% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 4 - an increase of 3 compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Clarkston has seen decline of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Clarkston, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Clarkston:

360.1
Pine Lake:

451.9
Avondale Estates:

177.2
Stone Mountain:

282.1
Decatur:

176.1
Chamblee:

306.7
Doraville:

424.9
Lilburn:

190.8
Norcross:

301.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Clarkston by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2012

2013

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(39.3)
1
(12.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.8)
1
(7.7)
4
(31.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(41.1)
5
(66.3)
3
(39.3)
3
(38.1)
2
(25.9)
1
(12.8)
2
(16.2)
8
(62.3)
7
(54.0)
2
(15.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
20
(273.8)
24
(318.0)
66
(864.4)
33
(419.3)
45
(582.7)
53
(680.4)
41
(332.4)
36
(280.2)
33
(254.7)
37
(288.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
N/A48
(636.1)
28
(366.7)
24
(304.9)
11
(142.4)
13
(166.9)
40
(324.3)
32
(249.0)
22
(169.8)
30
(233.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
141
(1,930)
162
(2,147)
131
(1,716)
99
(1,258)
51
(660.4)
139
(1,784)
157
(1,273)
151
(1,175)
108
(833.5)
78
(607.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
86
(1,177)
102
(1,352)
114
(1,493)
152
(1,931)
130
(1,683)
146
(1,874)
248
(2,011)
314
(2,444)
257
(1,983)
246
(1,916)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
48
(657.1)
79
(1,047)
51
(668.0)
30
(381.1)
43
(556.8)
27
(346.6)
56
(454.0)
41
(319.1)
50
(385.9)
53
(412.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.7)
1
(7.8)
City-Data.com crime index456.5563.7676.0438.4382.1475.4383.4404.8337.6360.1

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 25 registered sex offenders living in Clarkston, Georgia as of December 08, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Clarkston is 515 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Clarkston:

338.8
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Clarkston:

281.7
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Clarkston:

342.4
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Clarkston:

344.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2013
Clarkston:

436.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Clarkston:

388.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2009
Clarkston:

425.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Clarkston:

733.5
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Clarkston:

543.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2005
Clarkston:

458.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Clarkston:

313.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2002
Clarkston:

89.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Clarkston:

279.2
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Clarkston:

323.8
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Clarkston:

405.1
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Clarkston:

423.2
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2013
Clarkston:

502.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Clarkston:

299.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2009
Clarkston:

405.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Clarkston:

518.0
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Clarkston:

654.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Clarkston:

543.5
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Clarkston:

529.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Clarkston:

345.7
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2002
Clarkston:

185.6
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: 19 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Georgia average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 21 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Georgia average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 22 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Georgia average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 25 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.53
Georgia average:

3.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 22 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Georgia average:

3.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 20 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Georgia average:

3.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 21 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Georgia average:

4.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.29
Georgia average:

3.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 20 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
Georgia average:

3.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.07
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 18 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.07
Georgia average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 20 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
Georgia average:

2.76

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

Zip codes: 30021.