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


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

Crime rate in Royston, GA

The 2012 crime rate in Royston, GA is 113 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.4 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 42.9% U.S. cities. The 2012 Royston crime rate rose by 2% compared to 2011. In the last 5 years Royston has seen decreasing violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Royston, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Royston:

112.6
Franklin Springs:

43.9
Canon:

9.6
Lavonia:

452.6
Hartwell:

342.7
Danielsville:

131.2
Comer:

50.3
Elberton:

457.7
Commerce:

191.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Royston by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(36.6)
1
(36.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(73.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
82
(3,004)
70
(2,553)
45
(1,629)
56
(2,121)
72
(2,752)
73
(2,814)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(36.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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 index135.5109.465.292.4110.1112.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. 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 14 registered sex offenders living in Royston, Georgia as of November 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Royston is 198 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2012
Royston:

0.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Royston:

0.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Royston:

18.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Royston:

0.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Royston:

18.2
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Royston:

18.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2004
Royston:

157.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2002
Royston:

89.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2012
Royston:

140.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Royston:

137.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Royston:

106.1
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Royston:

81.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Royston:

127.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Royston:

170.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2004
Royston:

166.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2002
Royston:

226.7
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: 12 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.49
Georgia average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 15 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.05
Georgia average:

3.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 21 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.55
Georgia average:

3.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.35
Georgia average:

3.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 16 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.92
Georgia average:

4.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 26 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.24
Georgia average:

3.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 25 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.29
Georgia average:

3.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 24 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.69
Georgia average:

3.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 24 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

8.02
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.62
Georgia average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 19 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.02
Georgia average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 18 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.02
Georgia average:

2.76

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

Zip codes: 30662.