La Junta, CO Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
362
Total Crimes
5,271.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
105.25%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in La Junta, CO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in La Junta is 5,271.6 per 100,000 people. That's 105.25% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 71.78% higher than the Colorado total crime rate of 3,068.8 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.

La Junta SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
10

How Does La Junta Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
La Junta
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 362 5,271.6 3,068.8 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 5.0
Robbery 1 14.6 66.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 21 305.8 255.4 246.8
Violent Crime 34 495.1 397.2 368.9
Burglary 83 1,208.7 375.2 376.0
Larceny 227 3,305.7 1,915.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 18 262.1 380.5 228.9
Property Crime 328 4,776.5 2,671.6 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In La Junta

34
Violent Crimes
495.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
34.22%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 202.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in La Junta each year. That compares to a 1 in 251.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in La Junta is 495.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 34.22% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 24.65% higher than the Colorado violent crime rate of 397.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In La Junta

328
Property Crimes
4,776.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
117.16%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 20.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in La Junta each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in La Junta is 4,776.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 117.16% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 78.79% higher than the Colorado property crime rate of 2,671.6 per 100,000 people.

La Junta Crime Compared To Colorado Average

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