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


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

Crime rate in Marietta, GA

The 2020 crime rate in Marietta, GA is 279 (City-Data.com crime index), which is about the average for the U.S. cities. It was higher than in 85.6% U.S. cities. The 2020 Marietta crime rate rose by 5% compared to 2019. The number of homicides stood at 4 - an increase of 3 compared to 2019. In the last 5 years Marietta has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Marietta, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Marietta:

279.2
Smyrna:

230.2
Kennesaw:

30.8
Sandy Springs:

115.1
Powder Springs:

56.5
Woodstock:

89.6
Acworth:

111.4
Austell:

46.9
Roswell:

146.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Marietta by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(6.3)
3
(4.4)
2
(2.9)
2
(3.5)
5
(8.7)
1
(1.7)
5
(8.5)
5
(8.4)
7
(11.5)
1
(1.7)
4
(6.5)
3
(4.9)
1
(1.6)
4
(6.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
16
(25.2)
15
(22.2)
17
(25.0)
10
(17.7)
13
(22.7)
12
(20.7)
12
(20.4)
8
(13.4)
11
(18.1)
12
(20.2)
14
(22.7)
27
(43.8)
15
(24.5)
19
(31.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
297
(467.5)
248
(367.5)
194
(285.1)
136
(240.4)
125
(218.1)
132
(227.7)
127
(215.6)
139
(233.0)
127
(208.8)
117
(196.6)
102
(165.5)
74
(120.0)
84
(137.0)
68
(110.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
162
(255.0)
133
(197.1)
220
(323.4)
314
(555.0)
243
(423.9)
329
(567.5)
306
(519.6)
151
(253.1)
128
(210.4)
103
(173.1)
95
(154.1)
110
(178.4)
163
(265.8)
210
(342.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
618
(972.9)
616
(912.7)
610
(896.6)
723
(1,278)
584
(1,019)
496
(855.6)
457
(776.0)
366
(613.4)
359
(590.2)
307
(515.8)
327
(530.4)
228
(369.7)
221
(360.4)
176
(286.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,553
(2,445)
1,606
(2,380)
1,725
(2,535)
1,968
(3,478)
1,864
(3,252)
1,865
(3,217)
1,861
(3,160)
2,080
(3,486)
1,943
(3,194)
1,825
(3,066)
1,700
(2,758)
1,554
(2,520)
1,523
(2,484)
1,418
(2,311)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
408
(642.3)
300
(444.5)
195
(286.6)
166
(293.4)
176
(307.0)
187
(322.6)
181
(307.3)
208
(348.6)
165
(271.2)
150
(252.0)
182
(295.2)
166
(269.2)
192
(313.1)
208
(339.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(10.6)
1
(1.7)
1
(1.7)
2
(3.4)
2
(3.4)
6
(9.9)
2
(3.4)
4
(6.5)
4
(6.5)
6
(9.8)
3
(4.9)
City-Data.com crime index441.3370.9363.2456.4411.7416.2407.2358.3333.0292.0282.7264.6266.7279.2

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 254.8. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 299 registered sex offenders living in Marietta, Georgia as of February 27, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Marietta is 205 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2020
Marietta:

270.6
U.S. Average:

228.3

Violent crime rate in 2019
Marietta:

229.1
U.S. Average:

219.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Marietta:

202.7
U.S. Average:

221.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Marietta:

195.5
U.S. Average:

226.3

Violent crime rate in 2016
Marietta:

208.3
U.S. Average:

227.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Marietta:

250.7
U.S. Average:

219.4

Violent crime rate in 2014
Marietta:

273.2
U.S. Average:

211.1

Violent crime rate in 2013
Marietta:

405.0
U.S. Average:

214.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Marietta:

421.8
U.S. Average:

187.4

Violent crime rate in 2011
Marietta:

361.1
U.S. Average:

187.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Marietta:

422.4
U.S. Average:

195.6

Violent crime rate in 2009
Marietta:

335.1
U.S. Average:

208.9

Violent crime rate in 2008
Marietta:

313.4
U.S. Average:

222.5

Violent crime rate in 2007
Marietta:

399.1
U.S. Average:

229.1

Violent crime rate in 2006
Marietta:

333.7
U.S. Average:

232.6

Violent crime rate in 2005
Marietta:

210.6
U.S. Average:

227.1

Violent crime rate in 2004
Marietta:

200.7
U.S. Average:

223.6

Violent crime rate in 2003
Marietta:

202.3
U.S. Average:

230.3

Property crime rate in 2020
Marietta:

223.8
U.S. Average:

169.6

Property crime rate in 2019
Marietta:

243.2
U.S. Average:

179.7

Property crime rate in 2018
Marietta:

240.3
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Marietta:

288.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Marietta:

294.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Marietta:

318.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Marietta:

349.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Marietta:

359.3
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Marietta:

380.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Marietta:

412.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Marietta:

473.5
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Marietta:

349.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Marietta:

368.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Marietta:

413.2
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Marietta:

408.2
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Marietta:

269.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Marietta:

271.7
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Marietta:

299.3
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 2021, including police officers: 179 (132 officers - 113 male; 19 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Georgia average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2020, including police officers: 178 (132 officers - 117 male; 15 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.15
Georgia average:

2.63

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 180 (135 officers - 115 male; 20 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Georgia average:

2.57

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 180 (135 officers - 117 male; 18 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
Georgia average:

2.75

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 181 (134 officers - 118 male; 16 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Georgia average:

2.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 175 (137 officers - 120 male; 17 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
Georgia average:

2.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 170 (134 officers - 119 male; 15 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Georgia average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 166 (131 officers - 116 male; 15 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Georgia average:

2.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 164 (128 officers - 115 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Georgia average:

2.73

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 164 (130 officers - 117 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
Georgia average:

2.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 166 (132 officers - 120 male; 12 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
Georgia average:

2.78

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 169 (134 officers - 121 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.37
Georgia average:

2.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 160 (128 officers - 116 male; 12 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Georgia average:

2.73

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 169 (136 officers - 123 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Georgia average:

2.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 166 (133 officers - 120 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
Georgia average:

2.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 168 (136 officers - 124 male; 12 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.15
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 156 (125 officers - 112 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.01
Georgia average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 151 (122 officers - 110 male; 12 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Georgia average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 166 (136 officers - 123 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Georgia average:

2.76

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

Zip codes: 30062, 30064, 30066, 30067, 30068, 30339.