Alamosa, CO Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
574
Total Crimes
5,691.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
129.78%
Above National Average
128 out of 136
In Colorado
9,467 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Alamosa, CO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Alamosa is 5,691.1 per 100,000 people. That's 129.78% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 91.51% higher than the Colorado total crime rate of 2,971.6 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Alamosa SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
10

How Does Alamosa Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Alamosa
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 574 5,691.1 2,971.6 2,476.7
Murder 1 9.9 3.8 5.0
Robbery 5 49.6 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 40 396.6 246.3 250.2
Violent Crime 63 624.6 381.0 366.7
Burglary 94 932.0 348.4 340.5
Larceny 392 3,886.6 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 25 247.9 384.0 219.9
Property Crime 511 5,066.4 2,590.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Alamosa

63.0
Violent Crimes
624.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
70.34%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 160.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Alamosa each year. That compares to a 1 in 262.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Alamosa is 624.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 70.34% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 63.97% higher than the Colorado violent crime rate of 381.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Alamosa

511.0
Property Crimes
5,066.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
140.13%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 19.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Alamosa each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Alamosa is 5,066.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 140.13% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 95.57% higher than the Colorado property crime rate of 2,590.7 per 100,000 people.

Alamosa Crime Compared To Colorado Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Colorado.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Alamosa

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Monte Vista, CO 4,084 176 4,309.5 3,844.3 465.2
Center, CO 2,312 69 2,984.4 2,724.9 259.5
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