Midway, GA
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Midway, GA crime analytics

The crime rate in Midway is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 23 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 Midway is 1 in 43. Based on FBI crime data, Midway is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Georgia, Midway has a crime rate that is higher than 56% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Midway 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 Midway; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 251. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Midway's rate for property crime is 19 per one thousand population. This makes Midway 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 Midway is one in 51.

Importantly, we found that Midway has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Midway is one in 287.

Midway Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 29% of U.S. Cities

Midway Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Midway 3.99
Georgia 3.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 251

in Midway

1 in 264

in Georgia
Population: 2,007
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 8
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.99
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)

Midway 19.43
Georgia 30.22
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 51

in Midway

1 in 33

in Georgia
Midway Property CRIMES
Population: 2,007
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1 31 7
Rate per 1,000 0.50 15.45 3.49
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

Midway Crimes Per Square Mile

Midway 7
Georgia 30

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