Cedartown, GA
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Cedartown, GA crime analytics


The crime rate in Cedartown is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 35 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Cedartown is 1 in 29. Based on FBI crime data, Cedartown is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Georgia, Cedartown has a crime rate that is higher than 70% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Cedartown to other communities of similar population, then Cedartown crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Cedartown does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Cedartown does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Cedartown.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Cedartown occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Cedartown; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 229. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Cedartown's rate for property crime is 30 per one thousand population. This makes Cedartown a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Cedartown is one in 33.

Cedartown Crime Data

 
Crime Index

15

(100 is safest)


Safer than 15% of U.S. Cities

Cedartown Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

43

299

342

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.37

30.38

34.75

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cedartown 4.37
Georgia 3.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 229

in Cedartown

1 in 264

in Georgia
Cedartown VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 9,841
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cedartown 30.38
Georgia 30.22
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 33

in Cedartown

1 in 33

in Georgia
Cedartown Property CRIMES
Population: 9,841
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Cedartown Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Cedartown 39
Georgia 30