Bennett, CO
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Bennett, 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

The crime rate in Bennett is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 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 Bennett is 1 in 53. Based on FBI crime data, Bennett is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Colorado, Bennett has a crime rate that is higher than 60% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Bennett 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 Bennett; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 311. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Bennett; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Importantly, we found that Bennett 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 Bennett is one in 207.

Bennett Crime Data

 

Crime Index

39

(100 is safest)


Safer than 39% of U.S. Cities

Bennett Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

39

47

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.22

15.70

18.92

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Bennett 3.22
Colorado 3.21

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 311

in Bennett

1 in 312

in Colorado

Bennett VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,484
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
Bennett 15.70
Colorado 26.42

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 64

in Bennett

1 in 38

in Colorado

Bennett Property CRIMES

Population: 2,484
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

Bennett Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Bennett 8
Colorado 44

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