Durango, CO Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
686
Total Crimes
3,559.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
43.73%
Above National Average
107 out of 136
In Colorado
8,391 out of 9,891
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 3,559.8 per 100,000 people. That's 43.73% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 19.79% 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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Durango SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
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 686 3,559.8 2,971.6 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.8 5.0
Robbery 7 36.3 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 55 285.4 246.3 250.2
Violent Crime 75 389.2 381.0 366.7
Burglary 73 378.8 348.4 340.5
Larceny 508 2,636.1 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 30 155.7 384.0 219.9
Property Crime 611 3,170.6 2,590.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Durango

75.0
Violent Crimes
389.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
6.13%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 256.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Durango each year. That compares to a 1 in 262.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Durango is 389.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 6.13% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 2.16% higher than the Colorado violent crime rate of 381.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Durango

611.0
Property Crimes
3,170.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
50.27%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 31.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Durango each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Durango is 3,170.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 50.27% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 22.38% higher than the Colorado property crime rate of 2,590.7 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 45,364 2,362 5,206.8 3,899.6 1,307.2
Cortez, CO 8,748 325 3,715.1 3,223.6 491.5
Bloomfield, NM 7,922 236 2,979.0 1,375.9 1,603.1
Aztec, NM 6,538 182 2,783.7 2,233.1 550.6
Bayfield, CO 2,754 42 1,525.1 1,488.7 36.3
Mancos, CO 1,429 19 1,329.6 1,189.6 140.0
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