Centennial, CO
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Centennial has an overall crime rate of 13 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Centennial is 1 in 76. How does Centennial fare compared to other communities in Colorado of all population sizes? Centennial's crime rate is lower than approximately 55% of Colorado communities.

However, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Centennial, and we found that the crime rate in Centennial is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Centennial 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 Centennial 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 Centennial.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Centennial's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Centennial is one in 801.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Centennial; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Centennial Crime Data

 

Crime Index

57

(100 is safest)


Safer than 57% of U.S. Cities

Centennial Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

137

1,304

1,441

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.25

11.88

13.13

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Centennial 1.25
Colorado 3.21

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 801

in Centennial

1 in 312

in Colorado

Centennial VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 109,741
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 46 26 64
Rate per 1,000 0.01 0.42 0.24 0.58

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
Centennial 11.88
Colorado 26.42

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 84

in Centennial

1 in 38

in Colorado

Centennial Property CRIMES

Population: 109,741
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 224 977 103
Rate per 1,000 2.04 8.90 0.94

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

Centennial Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Centennial 50
Colorado 44