Air Force Academy, CO
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Air Force Academy, CO crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Air Force Academy is safer than 64% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Colorado, only on the order of 38% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Air Force Academy. If you live in Air Force Academy, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 88. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Air Force Academy has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Air Force Academy 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 Air Force Academy 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 Air Force Academy.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Air Force Academy occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Air Force Academy; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 393. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Air Force Academy 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 Air Force Academy than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 114.

Importantly, we found that Air Force Academy has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Air Force Academy is one in 295.

Air Force Academy Crime Data

 
Crime Index

64

(100 is safest)


Safer than 64% of U.S. Cities

Air Force Academy Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

18

62

80

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.54

8.76

11.31

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Air Force Academy 2.54
Colorado 3.21
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 393

in Air Force Academy

1 in 312

in Colorado
Air Force Academy VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,074
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Air Force Academy 8.76
Colorado 26.42
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 114

in Air Force Academy

1 in 38

in Colorado
Air Force Academy Property CRIMES
Population: 7,074
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Air Force Academy Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Air Force Academy 8
Colorado 44