Wellington, CO
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Wellington is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 72% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Wellington is one in 104. Compared to communities within Colorado, Wellington‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 68% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Wellington, 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 Wellington than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 976, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Wellington 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 Wellington than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 117.

Wellington Crime Data

 
Crime Index

72

(100 is safest)


Safer than 72% of U.S. Cities

Wellington Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

67

75

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.02

8.58

9.61

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wellington 1.02
Colorado 3.21
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 976

in Wellington

1 in 312

in Colorado
Wellington VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,807
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
Wellington 8.58
Colorado 26.42
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 117

in Wellington

1 in 38

in Colorado
Wellington Property CRIMES
Population: 7,807
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

Wellington Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wellington 22
Colorado 44

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