Louisville, CO crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Louisville has an overall crime rate of 15 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 Louisville is 1 in 66. How does Louisville fare compared to other communities in Colorado of all population sizes? Louisville's crime rate is lower than approximately 44% of Colorado communities.

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

For Louisville, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Louisville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1301, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Louisville's rate for property crime is 14 per one thousand population. This makes Louisville a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Louisville is one in 69.

Louisville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

40

(100 is safest)


Safer than 40% of U.S. Cities

Louisville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

16

301

317

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.77

14.46

15.23

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.77
3.81
National Median: 4
    Louisville
    Colorado

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,301

in Louisville

1 in 263

in Colorado

Louisville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 20,816
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 0 11
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.24 0.00 0.53

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
14.46
25.91
National Median: 21
    Louisville
    Colorado

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 69

in Louisville

1 in 39

in Colorado

Louisville Property CRIMES

Population: 20,816
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 40 244 17
Rate per 1,000 1.92 11.72 0.82

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Louisville Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
40
46
National Median: 28.3
    Louisville
    Colorado