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Total crime 50%
Violent crime 100%
Property crime 42%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOuray/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime13n/a (estimate)1,2813,0692,580
Murder0n/a0.03.75.0
Rape0n/a0.071.542.6
Robbery0n/a0.066.786.2
Assault0n/a0.0255.4246.8
Violent crime0n/a (estimate)0397381
Burglary1n/a98.5375.2376.0
Theft11n/a1,083.71,915.91,594.6
Vehicle theft1n/a98.5380.5228.9
Property crime13n/a (estimate)1,2812,6722,200

Key findings

  • Ouray crime rates are 50% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ouray are 100% lower than the national average
  • In Ouray you have a 1 in 79 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ouray is safer than 80% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ouray has decreased by 37%

Ouray crime map

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The Ouray crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Ouray as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Ouray crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Ouray (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ouray

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ouray is 0
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ouray is 1 in 79
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ouray is 1 in 79

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

      Ouray police department

      ItemOurayColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)49,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.09.63.3
      There are a total of 4 Ouray police officers. This results in 4.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 58% less than the Colorado average and 23.5% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Colorado

      StateTotal offendersColorado /100KNational /100K
      Colorado11,204251266
      There are a total of 11,204 sex offenders in Colorado. This yields a total of 251 sex offenders in Colorado per 100,000 residents which is 6% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ridgway, CO1,012114771885
      Loghill Village, CO4671601,0791,240
      Mountain Village, CO1,54601,4951,495
      Ophir, CO1732471,6651,912
      Telluride, CO1,9721632,1582,321
      Portland, CO1293232,1732,496
      Silverton, CO4934663,1353,601
      Ouray, CO84901,2811,281

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rennerdale, PA8492521,2291,482
      Luthersville, GA8494583,6044,062
      Fordland, MO8492381,6631,900
      Old Field, NY849141582723
      Hostetter, PA8493831,8662,249
      Ouray, CO84901,2811,281
      Source: The Ouray, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.