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By comparison, Atlanta's less crime ridden than other area cities

According to FBI statistics, Atlanta ranked fourth in overall crime in 2009 among 10 metro area cities — per capita of course. College Park didn't fare well, ranking first in both violent crime and overall crime, with 150 violent crimes per 10,000 people and 1,178 total crimes per 10,000 people.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
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Add It Up: Local Lungs

United States / Atlanta : Fresh Loaf (7 years ago)

Percent of Americans who live in counties with unhealthful levels of ozone or particle pollution: 40 Rank of Metro Atlanta among cities most polluted by year-round ozone: 12 Rank of Metro Atlanta among cities most polluted by year... Read Post

Atlanta Ranks as 46th Craziest U.S. City

United States / Atlanta : Decatur Metro (5 years ago)

Finally!  A city ranker I can get behind. This morning The Daily Beast released it’s list of the 57 “craziest” cities in the United States.  The ranking was based on psychiatrists per capita (ATL rank: 46), stress (ATL rank: 33), ec... Read Post

Metro Atlanta cities with highest crime rates

United States / Atlanta : inDECATUR (5 years ago)

Matt Dempsey at the AJC shows the top 7 metro cities (out of 28 cities with 10K residents or more) based on crime rates: Some of the surprising towns are ranked high because of property crime, not violent crime. See... Read Post

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