Rifle, CO Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
271
Total Crimes
2,790.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
8.65%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Rifle, CO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Rifle is 2,790.6 per 100,000 people. That's 8.65% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -9.06% lower 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.

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Rifle SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
4

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Rifle
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 271 2,790.6 3,068.8 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 5.0
Robbery 1 10.3 66.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 27 278.0 255.4 246.8
Violent Crime 40 411.9 397.2 368.9
Burglary 19 195.7 375.2 376.0
Larceny 185 1,905.1 1,915.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 27 278.0 380.5 228.9
Property Crime 231 2,378.7 2,671.6 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Rifle

40
Violent Crimes
411.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
11.66%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 242.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Rifle each year. That compares to a 1 in 251.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Rifle is 411.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 11.66% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 3.70% higher than the Colorado violent crime rate of 397.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Rifle

231
Property Crimes
2,378.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
8.15%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 42.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Rifle each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Rifle is 2,378.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 8.15% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -10.96% lower than the Colorado property crime rate of 2,671.6 per 100,000 people.

Rifle 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 Rifle

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Glenwood Springs, CO 10,022 508 5,068.8 4,719.6 349.2
Carbondale, CO 6,882 64 930.0 828.2 101.7
New Castle, CO 4,863 50 1,028.2 802.0 226.2
Silt, CO 3,160 34 1,075.9 981.0 94.9
Parachute, CO 1,120 41 3,660.7 2,767.9 892.9
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