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


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

Crime rate in Rome, GA

The 2017 crime rate in Rome, GA was 338 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 1.2 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 87.0% of U.S. cities. The 2017 Rome crime rate is about the same compared to 2016. The number of homicides stood at 3 - a decrease of 1 compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Rome has seen a decrease in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Rome, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Rome:

337.9
Cave Spring:

130.0
Kingston:

91.6
Euharlee:

240.2
Adairsville:

163.8
Cedartown:

414.7
Summerville:

44.9
Rockmart:

640.7
Trion:

139.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Rome by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(5.5)
1
(2.7)
2
(5.5)
1
(2.8)
1
(2.9)
4
(10.9)
2
(5.5)
2
(5.5)
4
(11.1)
4
(11.0)
3
(8.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
17
(46.5)
19
(51.4)
17
(46.9)
22
(61.0)
17
(48.7)
18
(48.9)
15
(41.0)
19
(52.6)
18
(50.1)
8
(22.1)
6
(16.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
76
(208.0)
53
(143.4)
68
(187.7)
85
(235.5)
90
(257.9)
62
(168.6)
45
(123.1)
69
(191.1)
49
(136.4)
52
(143.3)
32
(88.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
174
(476.3)
236
(638.4)
177
(488.5)
103
(285.4)
125
(358.2)
143
(388.8)
128
(350.0)
157
(434.9)
139
(387.0)
144
(396.9)
164
(451.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
597
(1,634)
433
(1,171)
489
(1,350)
455
(1,261)
447
(1,281)
472
(1,283)
490
(1,340)
413
(1,144)
267
(743.3)
239
(658.8)
268
(737.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,908
(5,223)
1,798
(4,864)
1,754
(4,841)
1,341
(3,716)
1,439
(4,124)
1,655
(4,500)
1,667
(4,559)
1,681
(4,657)
1,410
(3,925)
1,088
(2,999)
1,151
(3,165)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
147
(402.4)
123
(332.7)
155
(427.8)
80
(221.7)
104
(298.0)
75
(203.9)
84
(229.7)
84
(232.7)
98
(272.8)
71
(195.7)
61
(167.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
12
(32.8)
17
(46.0)
12
(33.1)
15
(41.6)
7
(20.1)
18
(48.9)
27
(73.8)
21
(58.2)
5
(13.9)
10
(27.6)
7
(19.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)561.4520.4524.9436.6472.2475.4445.2482.5411.5343.8337.9

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 285 registered sex offenders living in Rome, Georgia as of January 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rome is 130 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Rome:

302.5
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Rome:

314.2
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Rome:

334.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2013
Rome:

376.8
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Rome:

288.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Rome:

349.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Rome:

362.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Rome:

327.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2007
Rome:

396.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Rome:

447.7
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Rome:

399.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Rome:

363.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Rome:

541.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Rome:

274.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Rome:

330.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Rome:

311.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Rome:

385.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2013
Rome:

496.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Rome:

530.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Rome:

512.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Rome:

507.1
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Rome:

471.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2007
Rome:

576.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Rome:

527.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Rome:

648.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Rome:

501.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Rome:

572.6
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Rome:

393.9
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 2017, including police officers: 98 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.42
Georgia average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 97 (89 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.45
Georgia average:

3.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 103 (89 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.43
Georgia average:

3.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 98 (83 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.26
Georgia average:

3.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 104 (89 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.47
Georgia average:

3.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 108 (94 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.57
Georgia average:

3.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 105 (91 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.51
Georgia average:

3.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 106 (91 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.60
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 109 (95 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.72
Georgia average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 111 (98 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.80
Georgia average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 109 (96 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.74
Georgia average:

2.76

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

Zip codes: 30149, 30165.