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Total crime 70%
Violent crime 49%
Property crime 74%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWelby/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,385 (estimate)3,0692,580
Murdern/an/an/a3.75.0
Rapen/an/an/a71.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a66.786.2
Assaultn/an/an/a255.4246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)567 (estimate)397381
Burglaryn/an/an/a375.2376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,915.91,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a380.5228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,818 (estimate)2,6722,200

Key findings

  • Welby crime rates are 70% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Welby are 49% higher than the national average
  • In Welby you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Welby is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Welby has not changed

Welby crime map

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      Daily Crime In Welby (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Welby

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Welby is 1 in 177
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Welby is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Welby is 1 in 23

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

      Welby police department

      ItemWelbyColoradoNational
      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
      Louisville, CO19,97274427501
      Todd Creek, CO3,97976509585
      Cherry Hills Village, CO6,4140697697
      Holly Hills, CO2,684100675775
      Indian Hills, CO1,335106715821
      Bow Mar, CO1,0470916916
      Erie, CO20,801991,0221,122
      Welby, CO16,7715673,8184,385

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mount Vernon, OH16,7771203,0713,191
      Douglas, AZ16,7647164,0354,751
      Lemay, MO16,7626393,3684,007
      Fayetteville, GA16,7801612,5882,749
      Laurel, VA16,7562592,1552,414
      Welby, CO16,7715673,8184,385
      Source: The Welby, 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.