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Total crime 71%
Violent crime 43%
Property crime 75%
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 peopleWelby/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,246 (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)544 (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)3,702 (estimate)2,5912,110

Key findings

  • Welby crime rates are 71% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Welby are 43% higher than the national average
  • In Welby you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Welby is safer than 12% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Welby has decreased by 3%

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 184
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Welby is 1 in 28
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Welby is 1 in 24

      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
      Todd Creek, CO3,97973494566
      Holly Hills, CO2,68496654751
      Indian Hills, CO1,335102693795
      Erie, CO20,8011069011,007
      Bow Mar, CO1,04701,0431,043
      Superior, CO12,9281459871,132
      Cherry Creek, CO12,0531459871,132
      Welby, CO16,7715443,7024,246

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mount Vernon, OH16,7771621,8902,052
      Douglas, AZ16,764633,7633,826
      Fayetteville, GA16,7802741,9072,181
      Lemay, MO16,7626303,3583,988
      Laurel, VA16,7562692,1252,394
      Welby, CO16,7715443,7024,246
      Source: The Welby, 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.