Reported Annual Crime In Columbus

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleColumbus/100k peopleMontana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime27n/a (estimate)1,3033,0522,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleColumbus/100k peopleMontana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.03.55.3
Rape1n/a48.355.440.4
Robbery0n/a0.025.5102.8
Assault7n/a337.8283.9248.5
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)386368386
Burglary1n/a48.3377.4468.9
Theft17n/a820.52,043.01,745.0
Vehicle theft1n/a48.3263.1236.9
Property crime19n/a (estimate)9172,6842,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Absarokee, MT1,0741349771,111
Reed Point, MT2193222,3462,668
Joliet, MT5784623,3733,835
Columbus, MT2,2503869171,303

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Columbus is 54% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.57 daily crimes that occur in Columbus.
  • Columbus is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Columbus you have a 1 in 77 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Columbus has decreased by 25%.

Find Real Estate Listings In Columbus

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Columbus

Compare Columbus, MT Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Columbus (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Columbus (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Columbus

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Columbus is 1 in 260
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Columbus is 1 in 110
The chance of being a victim of crime in Columbus is 1 in 77

Year Over Year Crime In Columbus (per 100,000 people)

Columbus police department

ItemColumbusMontanaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5872556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a0.03.3

Sex offenders in Montana

StateTotal offendersMontana /100KNational /100K
Montana2,281226222
There are a total of 2,281 sex offenders in Montana. This yields a total of 226 sex offenders in Montana per 100,000 residents which is 2% greater than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Horseshoe Bend, AR2,2502841,6831,967
Panhandle, TX2,250431560991
Gates Mills, OH2,25047404451
Southmont, PA2,251139765904
Dover, MA2,24933599632
Columbus, MT2,2503869171,303
Source: The Columbus, MT crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.