Milton, GA
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Milton, GA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Milton is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 69% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Milton is one in 103. Compared to communities within Georgia, Milton‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 77% of the state's cities and towns. It is for these reasons that Milton is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Milton has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Milton is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

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

For Milton, 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 Milton than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2022, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Milton is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Milton than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 108.

Milton Crime Data

 

Crime Index

69

(100 is safest)


Safer than 69% of U.S. Cities

Milton Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

19

355

374

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.49

9.24

9.74

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Milton 0.49
Georgia 3.98

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,022

in Milton

1 in 252

in Georgia

Milton VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 38,411
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 4 * 3 11
Rate per 1,000 0.03 0.10 0.08 0.29
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Milton 9.24
Georgia 30.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 108

in Milton

1 in 33

in Georgia

Milton Property CRIMES

Population: 38,411
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 50 299 6
Rate per 1,000 1.30 7.78 0.16

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Milton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Milton 10
Georgia 30