Steamboat Springs, CO
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The crime rate in Steamboat Springs is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 26 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 Steamboat Springs is 1 in 38. Based on FBI crime data, Steamboat Springs is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Colorado, Steamboat Springs has a crime rate that is higher than 72% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Steamboat Springs 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 Steamboat Springs; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 444. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Steamboat Springs's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Steamboat Springs 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 Steamboat Springs is one in 42.

Steamboat Springs Crime Data

 

Crime Index

25

(100 is safest)


Safer than 25% of U.S. Cities

Steamboat Springs Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

28

295

323

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.25

23.72

25.98

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Steamboat Springs 2.25
Colorado 3.21

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 444

in Steamboat Springs

1 in 312

in Colorado

Steamboat Springs VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 12,435
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 7 0 21
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.56 0.00 1.69

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
Steamboat Springs 23.72
Colorado 26.42

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in Steamboat Springs

1 in 38

in Colorado

Steamboat Springs Property CRIMES

Population: 12,435
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 26 257 12
Rate per 1,000 2.09 20.67 0.97

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

Steamboat Springs Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Steamboat Springs 32
Colorado 44

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