Milton, GA
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Milton, 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Milton is safer than 66% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Georgia, only on the order of 22% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Milton. If you live in Milton, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 92. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35. 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 2086, 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 96.

Milton Crime Data

 

Crime Index

66

(100 is safest)


Safer than 66% of U.S. Cities

Milton Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

18

391

409

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.48

10.41

10.89

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Milton 0.48
Georgia 3.78

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,086

in Milton

1 in 264

in Georgia

Milton VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 37,547
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 1 * 4 11
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.03 0.11 0.29
* 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
Milton 10.41
Georgia 30.22

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 96

in Milton

1 in 33

in Georgia

Milton Property CRIMES

Population: 37,547
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 41 334 16
Rate per 1,000 1.09 8.90 0.43

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

Milton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Milton 10
Georgia 30