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


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

Crime rate in Jefferson, GA

The 2018 crime rate in Jefferson, GA is 90 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 3.0 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 36.7% U.S. cities. The 2018 Jefferson crime rate fell by 34% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Jefferson has seen decreasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Jefferson, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Jefferson:

89.8
Arcade:

283.5
Pendergrass:

64.9
Maysville:

24.6
Commerce:

191.9
Hoschton:

109.7
Statham:

144.4
Winder:

348.1
Braselton:

64.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Jefferson by year

Type

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(20.8)
1
(10.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.4)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
4
(46.9)
2
(24.3)
1
(10.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(20.8)
2
(20.4)
3
(30.1)
1
(9.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(72.4)
5
(58.6)
4
(48.6)
2
(20.9)
1
(10.4)
1
(10.4)
2
(20.4)
2
(20.1)
4
(38.7)
6
(56.3)
2
(17.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
55
(796.4)
17
(199.3)
7
(85.0)
9
(94.2)
0
(0.0)
6
(62.3)
10
(102.0)
7
(70.3)
9
(87.0)
10
(93.8)
9
(79.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
65
(941.2)
45
(527.5)
42
(510.2)
39
(408.1)
27
(279.6)
20
(207.5)
31
(316.3)
25
(251.0)
41
(396.5)
44
(412.8)
21
(184.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
255
(3,692)
115
(1,348)
103
(1,251)
116
(1,214)
127
(1,315)
121
(1,255)
125
(1,275)
146
(1,466)
171
(1,654)
121
(1,135)
121
(1,062)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(289.6)
14
(164.1)
15
(182.2)
11
(115.1)
4
(41.4)
8
(83.0)
5
(51.0)
7
(70.3)
11
(106.4)
10
(93.8)
9
(79.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
N/A1
(12.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index417.8198.9151.4140.778.6145.1140.5126.0139.2136.289.8

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 50 registered sex offenders living in Jefferson, Georgia as of May 15, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Jefferson is 203 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Jefferson:

57.0
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Jefferson:

93.8
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Jefferson:

72.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Jefferson:

75.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Jefferson:

102.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Jefferson:

98.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Jefferson:

5.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Jefferson:

88.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Jefferson:

91.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Jefferson:

175.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2007
Jefferson:

434.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2004
Jefferson:

280.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2002
Jefferson:

256.9
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Jefferson:

101.8
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Jefferson:

153.4
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Jefferson:

177.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Jefferson:

134.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Jefferson:

134.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Jefferson:

116.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Jefferson:

127.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Jefferson:

159.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Jefferson:

191.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Jefferson:

197.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2007
Jefferson:

416.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2004
Jefferson:

263.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2002
Jefferson:

382.2
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: 26 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Georgia average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 26 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Georgia average:

3.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 25 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
Georgia average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 26 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.39
Georgia average:

3.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 27 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.49
Georgia average:

3.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 24 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Georgia average:

3.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 24 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.43
Georgia average:

4.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 26 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.58
Georgia average:

3.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 26 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.71
Georgia average:

3.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 25 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.04
Georgia average:

3.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 27 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.54
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 28 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.80
Georgia average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 24 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.49
Georgia average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 26 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.01
Georgia average:

2.76

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

Zip codes: 30567.