Harlem, GA
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Harlem, 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

The crime rate in Harlem is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 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 Harlem is 1 in 54. Based on FBI crime data, Harlem is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Georgia, Harlem has a crime rate that is higher than 44% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

For Harlem, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Harlem than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1484, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Harlem's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Harlem 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 Harlem is one in 56.

Harlem Crime Data

 

Crime Index

40

(100 is safest)


Safer than 40% of U.S. Cities

Harlem Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

53

55

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.67

17.86

18.54

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Harlem 0.67
Georgia 3.78

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,484

in Harlem

1 in 264

in Georgia

Harlem VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,967
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.67

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
Harlem 17.86
Georgia 30.22

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 56

in Harlem

1 in 33

in Georgia

Harlem Property CRIMES

Population: 2,967
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 11 38 4
Rate per 1,000 3.71 12.81 1.35

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

Harlem Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Harlem 12
Georgia 30

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