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Total crime 14%
Violent crime 66%
Property crime 4%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSteamboat Springs/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime281n/a (estimate)2,1452,9722,489
Murder0n/a0.03.85.0
Rape3n/a22.967.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.063.681.6
Assault14n/a106.9246.3250.2
Violent crime17n/a (estimate)130381379
Burglary22n/a167.9348.4340.5
Theft232n/a1,771.01,858.31,549.5
Vehicle theft10n/a76.3384.0219.9
Property crime264n/a (estimate)2,0152,5912,110

Key findings

  • Steamboat Springs crime rates are 14% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Steamboat Springs are 66% lower than the national average
  • In Steamboat Springs you have a 1 in 47 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Steamboat Springs is safer than 51% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Steamboat Springs has not changed

Steamboat Springs crime map

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The Steamboat Springs crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Steamboat Springs 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 Steamboat Springs crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Steamboat Springs (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Steamboat Springs, Colorado is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Steamboat Springs are 1.39 times less than the Colorado average and 1.16 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Steamboat Springs are 2.94 times less than than Colorado and 2.92 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Steamboat Springs are 1.29 times less than than Colorado and 1.05 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Steamboat Springs (higher is better)

      How safe is Steamboat Springs, Colorado compared to other cities in Colorado and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Steamboat Springs is safer than 54% of the cities in Colorado and 51% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Colorado and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Steamboat Springs. Overall, Steamboat Springs is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Steamboat Springs

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Steamboat Springs is 1 in 771
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Steamboat Springs is 1 in 50
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Steamboat Springs is 1 in 47
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Steamboat Springs? In Steamboat Springs, you have a 1 in 771 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 50. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Steamboat Springs, CO is 1 in 47.

      Year Over Year Crime In Steamboat Springs (per 100,000 people)

      A good indicator of whether Steamboat Springs is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Steamboat Springs has not changed, while the property crime rate in Steamboat Springs has not changed year over year. The number of total crimes in Steamboat Springs has not changed year over year.

      Steamboat Springs police department

      ItemSteamboat SpringsColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)389,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.19.63.3
      There are a total of 38 Steamboat Springs police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 67.2% less than the Colorado average and 3.5% less 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
      Oak Creek, CO8794107181,128
      Steamboat Springs, CO12,3361302,0152,145

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      North Merrick, NY12,337183701884
      Panama City Beach, FL12,3331,0036,3477,350
      Bayou Blue, LA12,3335643,2513,815
      Northlake, IL12,3391642,2662,430
      Channahon, IL12,32953601654
      Steamboat Springs, CO12,3361302,0152,145
      Source: The Steamboat Springs, 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.