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


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

Crime rate in Tybee Island, GA

The 2018 crime rate in Tybee Island, GA is 319 (City-Data.com crime index), which is comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 85.2% U.S. cities. The 2018 Tybee Island crime rate rose by 34% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Tybee Island has seen rise of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Tybee Island, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Tybee Island:

318.6
Thunderbolt:

83.8
Bluffton:

111.5
Savannah:

403.0
Garden City:

747.8
Port Wentworth:

196.6
Georgetown:

874.4
Hardeeville:

331.4
Pooler:

171.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Tybee Island 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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(53.0)
2
(51.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(65.4)
3
(96.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(63.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(79.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(65.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.0)
1
(31.9)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(185.5)
6
(153.3)
5
(131.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(129.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(98.2)
6
(193.3)
3
(96.0)
3
(95.7)
7
(222.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(185.5)
10
(255.5)
12
(314.4)
7
(231.1)
14
(452.2)
9
(291.2)
7
(229.1)
0
(0.0)
6
(192.1)
11
(351.0)
17
(540.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
71
(1,881)
66
(1,686)
94
(2,463)
104
(3,433)
98
(3,165)
62
(2,006)
104
(3,403)
112
(3,608)
116
(3,713)
137
(4,371)
142
(4,511)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(79.5)
1
(25.5)
1
(26.2)
2
(66.0)
3
(96.9)
1
(32.4)
3
(98.2)
6
(193.3)
3
(96.0)
4
(127.6)
2
(63.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(26.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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City-Data.com crime index197.9158.9156.7158.8191.9103.2251.6275.8198.5238.4318.6

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 5 registered sex offenders living in Tybee Island, Georgia as of November 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tybee Island is 628 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Tybee Island:

174.7
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Tybee Island:

63.8
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Tybee Island:

64.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Tybee Island:

193.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Tybee Island:

147.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Tybee Island:

0.0
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Tybee Island:

64.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Tybee Island:

0.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Tybee Island:

78.6
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Tybee Island:

127.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2007
Tybee Island:

185.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2003
Tybee Island:

42.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Tybee Island:

56.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Tybee Island:

343.1
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Tybee Island:

307.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Tybee Island:

238.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Tybee Island:

209.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Tybee Island:

230.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Tybee Island:

163.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Tybee Island:

263.2
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Tybee Island:

227.8
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Tybee Island:

189.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Tybee Island:

139.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2007
Tybee Island:

143.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2003
Tybee Island:

130.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Tybee Island:

87.9
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 2018, including police officers: 36 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.94
Georgia average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 34 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.98
Georgia average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 33 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.68
Georgia average:

3.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 29 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.77
Georgia average:

3.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 32 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.20
Georgia average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 29 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.79
Georgia average:

3.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 30 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.46
Georgia average:

3.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 28 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.27
Georgia average:

3.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 24 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.19
Georgia average:

4.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 27 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.60
Georgia average:

3.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 27 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.52
Georgia average:

3.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 25 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.50
Georgia average:

3.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 24 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.01
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 27 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.31
Georgia average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 26 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.31
Georgia average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 27 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.31
Georgia average:

2.76

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Tybee Island, GA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 31328.