Webster County, 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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

If you are looking for a community that has low crime, you need look no further than Webster County. With an annual crime rate of only 1 per one thousand people, the chance of becoming a victim of crime here is just 1 in 869. These crime statistics put Webster County in the elite group of the safest communities in both Georgia and in the nation as a whole.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Webster County, and we found that the crime rate in Webster County is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Webster County is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Webster County 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 Webster County.

For Webster County, 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 Webster County than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1304, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Webster County compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Webster County is just 0 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Webster County is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Webster County Crime Data

 

Crime Index

97

(100 is safest)


Safer than 97% of U.S. Cities

Webster County Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

1

3

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.77

0.38

1.15

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.77
3.41
National Median: 4
    Webster County
    Georgia

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,304

in Webster County

1 in 294

in Georgia

Webster County VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,607
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
0.38
23.76
National Median: 21
    Webster County
    Georgia

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 2,607

in Webster County

1 in 42

in Georgia

Webster County Property CRIMES

Population: 2,607
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Webster County Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
0
25
National Median: 28.3
    Webster County
    Georgia

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Zip Codes in Webster County, GA