Lone Tree, CO
Crime Rates


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Lone Tree, CO crime analytics

With a crime rate of 72 per one thousand residents, Lone Tree has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 14. Within Colorado, more than 97% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Lone Tree.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a city's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 13,175, Lone Tree has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Lone Tree does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Lone Tree.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Lone Tree 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 Lone Tree.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Lone Tree 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 Lone Tree; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 439. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Lone Tree is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Lone Tree, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 14, which is a rate of 70 per one thousand population.

Lone Tree Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 2% of U.S. Cities

Lone Tree Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Lone Tree 2.28
Colorado 3.21
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 439

in Lone Tree

1 in 312

in Colorado
Population: 13,175
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 14 12
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.30 1.06 0.91
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)

Lone Tree 69.98
Colorado 26.42
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 14

in Lone Tree

1 in 38

in Colorado
Lone Tree Property CRIMES
Population: 13,175
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 50 861 11
Rate per 1,000 3.80 65.35 0.83
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

Lone Tree Crimes Per Square Mile

Lone Tree 99
Colorado 44