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


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

Crime rate in Thomaston, GA

The 2018 crime rate in Thomaston, GA is 385 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.4 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 90.7% U.S. cities. The 2018 Thomaston crime rate rose by 11% compared to 2014. In the last 5 years Thomaston has seen rise of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Thomaston, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Thomaston:

384.6
Zebulon:

29.8
Barnesville:

282.3
Woodbury:

647.1
Manchester:

257.7
Milner:

81.8
Talbotton:

263.3
Roberta:

237.1
Butler:

114.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Thomaston by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.8)
1
(10.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(22.0)
1
(10.9)
4
(43.6)
2
(22.7)
3
(32.3)
2
(21.7)
5
(55.2)
4
(46.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(87.9)
7
(76.6)
12
(130.9)
16
(181.7)
6
(64.6)
9
(97.7)
9
(99.3)
10
(114.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
32
(351.6)
23
(251.8)
40
(436.4)
39
(443.0)
12
(129.2)
16
(173.7)
26
(286.8)
32
(367.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
44
(483.5)
69
(755.4)
113
(1,233)
120
(1,363)
93
(1,001)
106
(1,151)
56
(617.7)
57
(654.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
329
(3,615)
312
(3,416)
318
(3,469)
312
(3,544)
302
(3,250)
367
(3,985)
370
(4,081)
380
(4,366)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(98.9)
10
(109.5)
13
(141.8)
23
(261.2)
9
(96.9)
3
(32.6)
10
(110.3)
21
(241.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/A1
(11.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index300.6280.4397.9419.4300.4345.7346.6384.6

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 121 registered sex offenders living in Thomaston, Georgia as of August 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Thomaston is 76 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Thomaston:

287.3
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Thomaston:

248.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2012
Thomaston:

179.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Thomaston:

150.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Thomaston:

335.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Thomaston:

327.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Thomaston:

175.2
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Thomaston:

241.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2004
Thomaston:

404.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Thomaston:

253.5
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Thomaston:

354.4
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Thomaston:

385.5
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2014
Thomaston:

344.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2012
Thomaston:

434.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Thomaston:

377.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Thomaston:

489.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Thomaston:

441.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Thomaston:

338.3
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Thomaston:

292.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2004
Thomaston:

395.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Thomaston:

348.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Thomaston:

362.1
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: 33 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.45
Georgia average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 26 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.43
Georgia average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 22 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Georgia average:

3.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 23 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Georgia average:

4.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 26 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.51
Georgia average:

3.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 29 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.85
Georgia average:

3.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 28 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.64
Georgia average:

3.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 29 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.76
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 25 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Georgia average:

2.53

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

2.23
Georgia average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 37 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.19
Georgia average:

2.76

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

Zip codes: 30286.