Metter, GA
Crime Rates




Safest

Safest Metter neighborhoods




Metter, 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 Metter is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 40 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 Metter is 1 in 25. Based on FBI crime data, Metter is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Georgia, Metter has a crime rate that is higher than 77% 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 4,111, Metter has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Metter 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 Metter.

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

For Metter, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Metter is one in 179.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Metter's rate for property crime is 35 per one thousand population. This makes Metter 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 Metter is one in 29.

Metter Crime Data

 

Crime Index

11

(100 is safest)


Safer than 11% of U.S. Cities

Metter Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

23

143

166

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.59

34.78

40.38

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Metter 5.59
Georgia 3.78

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 179

in Metter

1 in 264

in Georgia

Metter VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 4,111
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 * 7 13
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.73 1.70 3.16
* 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
Metter 34.78
Georgia 30.22

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 29

in Metter

1 in 33

in Georgia

Metter Property CRIMES

Population: 4,111
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 30 110 3
Rate per 1,000 7.30 26.76 0.73

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

Metter Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Metter 21
Georgia 30

Popular Neighborhoods in Metter

Zip Codes in Metter, GA