Alamosa, CO Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
608
Total Crimes
6,107.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
137.80%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Alamosa, CO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Alamosa is 6,107.5 per 100,000 people. That's 137.80% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 99.02% 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.

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Alamosa SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
10

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Alamosa
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 608 6,107.5 3,068.8 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 5.0
Robbery 9 90.4 66.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 35 351.6 255.4 246.8
Violent Crime 56 562.5 397.2 368.9
Burglary 79 793.6 375.2 376.0
Larceny 450 4,520.3 1,915.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 23 231.0 380.5 228.9
Property Crime 552 5,545.0 2,671.6 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Alamosa

56
Violent Crimes
562.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
52.49%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 177.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Alamosa each year. That compares to a 1 in 251.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Alamosa is 562.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 52.49% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 41.62% higher than the Colorado violent crime rate of 397.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Alamosa

552
Property Crimes
5,545.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
152.10%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 18.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Alamosa each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Alamosa is 5,545.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 152.10% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 107.55% higher than the Colorado property crime rate of 2,671.6 per 100,000 people.

Alamosa 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 Alamosa

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Monte Vista, CO 4,136 206 4,980.7 4,569.6 411.0
Center, CO 2,282 56 2,454.0 2,015.8 438.2
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