Pooler, GA
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The crime rate in Pooler is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 31 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 Pooler is 1 in 32. Based on FBI crime data, Pooler is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Georgia, Pooler has a crime rate that is higher than 65% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Pooler's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Pooler is one in 538.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Pooler's rate for property crime is 29 per one thousand population. This makes Pooler 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 Pooler is one in 34.

Pooler Crime Data

 
Crime Index

18

(100 is safest)


Safer than 18% of U.S. Cities

Pooler Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

43

673

716

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.86

29.09

30.95

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pooler 1.86
Georgia 3.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 538

in Pooler

1 in 264

in Georgia
Pooler VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 23,133
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 * 13 27
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.13 0.56 1.17
* 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
Pooler 29.09
Georgia 30.22
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 34

in Pooler

1 in 33

in Georgia
Pooler Property CRIMES
Population: 23,133
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 71 549 53
Rate per 1,000 3.07 23.73 2.29
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

Pooler Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Pooler 24
Georgia 30