Reported Annual Crime In Aspen

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAspen/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime294n/a (estimate)4,2573,0702,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAspen/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.03.95.3
Rape2n/a29.068.841.7
Robbery0n/a0.068.498.0
Assault0n/a0.0226.9248.9
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)29368383
Burglary30n/a434.4406.9430.4
Theft246n/a3,562.11,904.91,694.4
Vehicle theft16n/a231.7389.9237.4
Property crime292n/a (estimate)4,2282,7022,362
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Aspen, CO is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Aspen, CO. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Aspen, CO averages 39% higher than the rest of Colorado while the rate of crime on a national scale is 55% higher than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Aspen, CO is 92% lower than the average rate of crime in Colorado and 92% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 57% higher than the remainder of the state of Colorado and 79% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Aspen, CO area.

Find Real Estate Listings In Aspen

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Aspen

How would you rate the amount of crime in Aspen?View resultsWrite a review to give others more information about this area.
Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Aspen?View resultsWrite a review to give others more information about this area.

Aspen crime map

  • Low crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • High crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Aspen crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Aspen as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Aspen crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Aspen is 55% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.66 daily crimes that occur in Aspen.
  • Aspen is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Aspen you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Aspen has decreased by 7%.

Real Estate Listings In Aspen

Compare Aspen, CO Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Aspen (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Aspen, CO for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Colorado as well as those across America as a whole. The Aspen, CO total amount of daily offenses is 1.39 times more than the Colorado average and 1.55 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Aspen, CO is 12.71 times less than the Colorado average, and it is 13.22 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Aspen, CO has a daily crime figure that is 1.57 times more than the Colorado average and 1.79 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Aspen (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Colorado and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Aspen, CO? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Aspen, CO has been ranked safer than 30% of other cities in the state of Colorado. In addition, Aspen, CO is safer than 31% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Colorado and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Aspen, CO. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Aspen, CO is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Aspen

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Aspen is 1 in 3454
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Aspen is 1 in 24
The chance of being a victim of crime in Aspen is 1 in 24
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Aspen, CO? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Aspen, CO, then there is a 1 in 3454 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 24. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 24 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Aspen, CO.

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

The year over year crime rate for Aspen, CO is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Aspen, CO has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 67% in Aspen, CO, while property crimes in Aspen, CO have decreased by 6%. Crimes in total for Aspen, CO have decreased by 7% year over year.

Aspen police department

ItemAspenColoradoNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)359,049558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.29.63.3
There are a total of 35 Aspen police officers. This results in 5.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 45.6% less than the Colorado average and 59.8% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Colorado

StateTotal offendersColorado /100KNational /100K
Colorado11,041247222
There are a total of 11,041 sex offenders in Colorado. This yields a total of 247 sex offenders in Colorado per 100,000 residents which is 11% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Snowmass Village, CO2,88369481549
Basalt, CO3,7830585585
El Jebel, CO3,908114833947
Woody Creek, CO2721491,0921,240
Aspen, CO6,788294,2284,257

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Nyack, NY6,788185783968
Meraux, LA6,7874492,7143,163
Portage Lakes, OH6,7852331,8882,121
Mount Ivy, NY6,7923161,3391,655
Hamilton, AL6,7844023,2773,679
Aspen, CO6,788294,2284,257
Source: The Aspen, CO 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.