Air Force Academy, CO
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Air Force Academy, CO 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

Air Force Academy is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (64%) and also has a lower crime rate than 62% of the communities in Colorado, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Air Force Academy is one in 88 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime 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