Superior, CO
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Superior, CO crime analytics


Superior is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (79%) and also has a lower crime rate than 76% of the communities in Colorado, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Superior is one in 124 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Superior'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 Superior is one in 865.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Superior is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Superior than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 144.

Superior Crime Data

 
Crime Index

79

(100 is safest)


Safer than 79% of U.S. Cities

Superior Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

90

105

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.16

6.93

8.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Superior 1.16
Colorado 3.21
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 865

in Superior

1 in 312

in Colorado
Superior VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 12,980
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
Superior 6.93
Colorado 26.42
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 144

in Superior

1 in 38

in Colorado
Superior Property CRIMES
Population: 12,980
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

Superior Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Superior 26
Colorado 44