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


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

Crime rate in Ellijay, GA

The 2019 crime rate in Ellijay, GA is 103 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.6 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 41.4% U.S. cities. The 2019 Ellijay crime rate fell by 67% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Ellijay has seen decreasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Ellijay, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Ellijay:

102.8
East Ellijay:

1,310.6
Blue Ridge:

152.3
Jasper:

354.2
Chatsworth:

55.6
Eton:

61.1
McCaysville:

244.1
Copperhill:

142.4
Fairmount:

48.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Ellijay by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.5)
2
(118.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(173.1)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(61.3)
3
(182.9)
4
(242.1)
3
(177.4)
6
(351.9)
2
(115.4)
2
(116.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
7
(429.4)
13
(792.7)
3
(181.6)
7
(414.0)
6
(351.9)
5
(288.5)
7
(406.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
14
(858.9)
46
(2,805)
36
(2,179)
33
(1,952)
54
(3,167)
51
(2,943)
22
(1,278)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(61.3)
2
(122.0)
1
(60.5)
3
(177.4)
2
(117.3)
3
(173.1)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index0.00.00.00.081.6214.0219.7251.3231.1313.3102.8

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 113 registered sex offenders living in Ellijay, Georgia as of October 26, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ellijay is 21 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Ellijay:

58.1
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Ellijay:

230.8
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Ellijay:

176.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Ellijay:

207.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Ellijay:

211.9
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Ellijay:

91.5
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Ellijay:

30.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Ellijay:

0.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Ellijay:

0.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Ellijay:

0.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Ellijay:

0.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Ellijay:

0.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Ellijay:

0.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Ellijay:

145.2
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Ellijay:

230.8
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Ellijay:

246.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Ellijay:

207.0
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Ellijay:

154.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Ellijay:

317.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Ellijay:

138.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Ellijay:

0.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Ellijay:

0.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Ellijay:

0.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Ellijay:

0.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2003
Ellijay:

0.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Ellijay:

0.0
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: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.39
Georgia average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.35
Georgia average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 11 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.45
Georgia average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.91
Georgia average:

3.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.71
Georgia average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 11 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.89
Georgia average:

3.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.70
Georgia average:

3.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.68
Georgia average:

2.76

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

Zip codes: 30175.