Franklin, GA
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The crime rate in Franklin is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 24 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 Franklin is 1 in 42. Based on FBI crime data, Franklin is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Georgia, Franklin has a crime rate that is higher than 57% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a city's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 969, Franklin has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Franklin does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Franklin.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Franklin 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 Franklin.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Franklin's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Franklin is one in 969.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Franklin's rate for property crime is 23 per one thousand population. This makes Franklin 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 Franklin is one in 44.

Franklin Crime Data

 
Crime Index

28

(100 is safest)


Safer than 28% of U.S. Cities

Franklin Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

22

23

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.03

22.70

23.74

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Franklin 1.03
Georgia 3.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 969

in Franklin

1 in 264

in Georgia
Franklin VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 969
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.03
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
Franklin 22.70
Georgia 30.22
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 44

in Franklin

1 in 33

in Georgia
Franklin Property CRIMES
Population: 969
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1 21 0
Rate per 1,000 1.03 21.67 0.00
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

Franklin Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Franklin 7
Georgia 30

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