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Total crime 55%
Violent crime 62%
Property crime 53%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSuperior/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,132 (estimate)2,9722,489
Murdern/an/an/a3.85.0
Rapen/an/an/a67.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a63.681.6
Assaultn/an/an/a246.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)145 (estimate)381379
Burglaryn/an/an/a348.4340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,858.31,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a384.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)987 (estimate)2,5912,110

Key findings

  • Superior crime rates are 55% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Superior are 62% lower than the national average
  • In Superior you have a 1 in 89 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Superior is safer than 67% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Superior has decreased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Superior (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Superior

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Superior is 1 in 689
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Superior is 1 in 102
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Superior is 1 in 89

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

      Superior police department

      ItemSuperiorColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a9,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a9.63.3

      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
      Frederick, CO10,79109898
      Pine Brook Hill, CO1,09153364417
      Coal Creek, CO1,82153364417
      Floyd Hill, CO1,06382560642
      Niwot, CO4,58899673772
      Firestone, CO11,70939816855
      Erie, CO20,8011069011,007
      Superior, CO12,9281459871,132

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      St. Ann, MO12,9312842,1662,449
      Key Biscayne, FL12,935381,3211,359
      Gladeview, FL12,8995493,1203,669
      Justice, IL12,95732465497
      Kettering, MD12,9604441,9092,354
      Superior, CO12,9281459871,132
      Source: The Superior, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.