Colquitt, GA
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Colquitt, GA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Colquitt has an overall crime rate of 18 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Colquitt is 1 in 55. How does Colquitt fare compared to other communities in Georgia of all population sizes? Colquitt's crime rate is lower than approximately 57% of Georgia communities.

However, when you compare Colquitt to other communities of similar population, then Colquitt crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Colquitt 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 Colquitt 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 Colquitt.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Colquitt 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 Colquitt; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 210. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Colquitt experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Colquitt; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Colquitt Crime Data

 

Crime Index

41

(100 is safest)


Safer than 41% of U.S. Cities

Colquitt Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

9

25

34

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.77

13.26

18.03

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Colquitt 4.77
Georgia 3.78

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 210

in Colquitt

1 in 264

in Georgia

Colquitt VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 1,886
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 4 * 0 3
Rate per 1,000 1.06 2.12 0.00 1.59
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.

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
Colquitt 13.26
Georgia 30.22

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 75

in Colquitt

1 in 33

in Georgia

Colquitt Property CRIMES

Population: 1,886
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 6 18 1
Rate per 1,000 3.18 9.54 0.53

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

Colquitt Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Colquitt 4
Georgia 30

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