Whether you are taking a road trip or looking for a new community to call home, there are places in every state in the United States you may want to avoid and Colorado is no different.


has compiled a list of the most dangerous cities in the state by analyzing a total of 73 cities in Colorado. All of these cities have a population of 5,000 or more and crimes that were violent or involving property are all part of the equation.

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Overall, Colorado is the 9th most dangerous state in the nation and has three of the most dangerous cities in the country. These are the 10 most dangerous cities in Colorado for 2024. according to Road Snacks.

The 10 Most Dangerous Cities in Colorado for 2024

When it comes to violent and property crime in Colorado, these are the most dangerous cities in 2024.

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All of these cities are based on data from the Federal Bureau of Investigations involving violent or property crimes.


When it comes to violent crimes, Colorado has 905 per 100,000 residents, and property crime is 10,211 per 100,000 residents. The two most dangerous cities in the state of Colorado are Sheridan and Pueblo, so be aware when traveling to these Colorado cities. Looking for the safest city in Colorado? You will have to head to eastern Colorado just past the city of Fort Morgan. The town of Brush has been named as the safest city in Colorado by RoadSnacks.net.

Source: Road Snacks

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