Durango, CO Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,025
Total Crimes
5,333.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
127.32%
Above National Average
128 out of 141
In Colorado
8,516 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Durango, CO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Durango is 5,333.0 per 100,000 people. That's 127.32% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 63.74% 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.

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Durango SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Durango
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,025 5,333.0 3,256.9 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.1 6.5
Robbery 16 83.2 68.3 73.9
Aggravated Assault 39 202.9 286.9 279.7
Violent Crime 68 353.8 423.1 387.8
Burglary 115 598.3 400.3 314.2
Larceny 789 4,105.1 1,909.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 53 275.8 524.3 246.0
Property Crime 957 4,979.2 2,833.8 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Durango

68
Violent Crimes
353.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-8.77%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 282.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Durango each year. That compares to a 1 in 236.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Durango is 353.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -8.77% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -16.37% lower than the Colorado violent crime rate of 423.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Durango

957
Property Crimes
4,979.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
154.27%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 20.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Durango each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Durango is 4,979.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 154.27% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 75.70% higher than the Colorado property crime rate of 2,833.8 per 100,000 people.

Durango 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 Durango

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Farmington, NM 44,191 1,976 4,471.5 3,274.4 1,197.1
Cortez, CO 8,764 365 4,164.8 3,605.7 559.1
Bloomfield, NM 7,633 198 2,594.0 1,585.2 1,008.8
Aztec, NM 6,328 125 1,975.3 1,580.3 395.1
Bayfield, CO 2,731 34 1,245.0 1,245.0 0.0
Mancos, CO 1,440 10 694.4 694.4 0.0
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