Colorado Springs, CO Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
19,290
Total Crimes
3,976.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
69.51%
Above National Average
111 out of 141
In Colorado
7,962 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Colorado Springs, CO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Colorado Springs is 3,976.6 per 100,000 people. That's 69.51% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 22.10% higher than the Colorado total crime rate of 3,256.9 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.

Colorado Springs SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8

How Does Colorado Springs Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Colorado Springs
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 19,290 3,976.6 3,256.9 2,346.0
Murder 36 7.4 5.1 6.5
Robbery 376 77.5 68.3 73.9
Aggravated Assault 2,084 429.6 286.9 279.7
Violent Crime 2,896 597.0 423.1 387.8
Burglary 2,588 533.5 400.3 314.2
Larceny 11,374 2,344.8 1,909.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 2,432 501.4 524.3 246.0
Property Crime 16,394 3,379.6 2,833.8 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Colorado Springs

2,896
Violent Crimes
597.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
53.95%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 167.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Colorado Springs each year. That compares to a 1 in 236.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Colorado Springs is 597.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 53.95% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 41.12% higher than the Colorado violent crime rate of 423.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Colorado Springs

16,394
Property Crimes
3,379.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
72.59%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 29.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Colorado Springs each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Colorado Springs is 3,379.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 72.59% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 19.26% higher than the Colorado property crime rate of 2,833.8 per 100,000 people.

Colorado Springs 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 Colorado Springs

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Fountain, CO 31,297 746 2,383.6 1,971.4 412.2
Monument, CO 8,361 144 1,722.3 1,519.0 203.3
Woodland Park, CO 7,969 113 1,418.0 1,254.9 163.1
Manitou Springs, CO 5,435 111 2,042.3 1,803.1 239.2
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