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


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

Crime rate in Lavonia, GA

The 2019 crime rate in Lavonia, GA is 352 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.3 times higher than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 88.6% U.S. cities. The 2019 Lavonia crime rate fell by 22% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Lavonia has seen increasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Lavonia, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Lavonia:

351.5
Canon:

4.8
Royston:

112.6
Franklin Springs:

6.5
Hartwell:

342.7
Toccoa:

382.7
Westminster:

233.9
Seneca:

300.5
Danielsville:

131.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Lavonia by year

Type

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(147.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(139.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.2)
2
(92.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(147.4)
2
(95.1)
5
(248.9)
2
(91.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(94.3)
1
(46.6)
2
(92.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(92.2)
4
(184.9)
3
(138.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(540.5)
3
(142.7)
4
(199.1)
14
(641.0)
24
(1,113)
18
(848.7)
15
(698.6)
12
(555.0)
22
(1,015)
27
(1,244)
15
(693.5)
10
(462.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
51
(2,506)
14
(666.0)
24
(1,195)
29
(1,328)
18
(834.9)
13
(612.9)
13
(605.5)
13
(601.3)
11
(507.4)
4
(184.3)
13
(601.0)
6
(277.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
118
(5,799)
77
(3,663)
86
(4,281)
111
(5,082)
81
(3,757)
127
(5,988)
60
(2,795)
54
(2,498)
92
(4,244)
95
(4,378)
79
(3,652)
57
(2,636)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(491.4)
1
(47.6)
3
(149.3)
4
(183.2)
5
(231.9)
2
(94.3)
3
(139.7)
4
(185.0)
4
(184.5)
1
(46.1)
9
(416.1)
5
(231.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/A0
(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)
City-Data.com crime index717.0254.0421.1558.2561.2488.0319.0295.6515.2468.2452.6351.5

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 13 registered sex offenders living in Lavonia, Georgia as of January 24, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lavonia is 160 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Lavonia:

393.2
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Lavonia:

485.4
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Lavonia:

668.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Lavonia:

599.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Lavonia:

323.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Lavonia:

372.6
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Lavonia:

471.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Lavonia:

695.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Lavonia:

457.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Lavonia:

273.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Lavonia:

118.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2007
Lavonia:

491.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2003
Lavonia:

626.6
U.S. Average:

262.6

Property crime rate in 2019
Lavonia:

222.0
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Lavonia:

365.2
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Lavonia:

262.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Lavonia:

341.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Lavonia:

272.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Lavonia:

281.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Lavonia:

436.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Lavonia:

389.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Lavonia:

547.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Lavonia:

475.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Lavonia:

323.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2007
Lavonia:

864.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2003
Lavonia:

456.3
U.S. Average:

334.1
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: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.48
Georgia average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.47
Georgia average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 15 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.91
Georgia average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.48
Georgia average:

3.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 14 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.52
Georgia average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 15 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.07
Georgia average:

3.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.96
Georgia average:

3.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 14 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.41
Georgia average:

3.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.97
Georgia average:

4.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.66
Georgia average:

3.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.71
Georgia average:

3.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.12
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.66
Georgia average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.57
Georgia average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.12
Georgia average:

2.76

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

Zip codes: 30553.