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Total crime 8%
Violent crime 6%
Property crime 10%
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 peopleWellington/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,777 (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)359 (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)2,418 (estimate)2,6722,200

Key findings

  • Wellington crime rates are 8% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Wellington are 6% lower than the national average
  • In Wellington you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Wellington is safer than 30% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Wellington has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Wellington (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Wellington

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Wellington is 1 in 279
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wellington is 1 in 42
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Wellington is 1 in 37

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

      Wellington police department

      ItemWellingtonColoradoNational
      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
      Ault, CO1,869000
      Severance, CO3,6033598081,167
      Laporte, CO2,3521771,1911,368
      Fort Collins, CO157,2512332,2012,434
      Timnath, CO2,023242,5872,611
      Pierce, CO9665293,5584,086
      Nunn, CO5625553,7394,294
      Wellington, CO7,4093592,4182,777

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Larose, LA7,4094662,8373,303
      Ashland, VA7,4064702,5272,996
      El Rio, CA7,4124812,5623,043
      Hatboro, PA7,41294457551
      Kennedale, TX7,4131161,5491,665
      Wellington, CO7,4093592,4182,777
      Source: The Wellington, 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.