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


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

Crime rate in Demorest, GA

The 2018 crime rate in Demorest, GA was 95 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 2.9 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 36.9% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Demorest crime rate rose by 40% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Demorest has seen an increase in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Demorest, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Demorest:

95.3
Clarkesville:

190.5
Cornelia:

256.0
Mount Airy:

81.1
Baldwin:

138.5
Alto:

62.0
Cleveland:

283.9
Toccoa:

382.7
Helen:

590.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Demorest by year

Type

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(51.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(47.8)
3
(143.7)
1
(47.8)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(251.6)
1
(49.2)
3
(143.3)
6
(287.4)
5
(238.8)
6
(307.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(704.6)
14
(689.0)
15
(716.7)
10
(478.9)
14
(668.6)
14
(717.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(100.7)
1
(49.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(47.9)
1
(47.8)
1
(51.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)53.974.348.371.856.895.3

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. 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 13 registered sex offenders living in Demorest, Georgia as of January 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Demorest is 149 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Demorest:

51.3
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Demorest:

23.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Demorest:

71.8
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Demorest:

23.9
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Demorest:

49.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Demorest:

0.0
U.S. Average:

204.3

Property crime rate in 2018
Demorest:

105.1
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Demorest:

88.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Demorest:

88.6
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Demorest:

64.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Demorest:

51.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Demorest:

100.7
U.S. Average:

250.4
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: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.59
Georgia average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.34
Georgia average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 8 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.39
Georgia average:

3.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 8 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.46
Georgia average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 5 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 6 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.73
Georgia average:

2.53

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

Zip codes: 30535.