Avon, CT
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Avon, CT crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Avon is safer than 79% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Connecticut, only on the order of 38% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Avon. If you live in Avon, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 124. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Avon, and we found that the crime rate in Avon is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Avon is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Avon does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Avon.

For Avon, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Avon than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 9207, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Avon is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Avon than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 125.

Avon Crime Data

 

Crime Index

79

(100 is safest)


Safer than 79% of U.S. Cities

Avon Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

147

149

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.11

7.98

8.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Avon 0.11
Connecticut 2.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 9,207

in Avon

1 in 458

in Connecticut

Avon VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 18,414
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 1 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.05 0.05 0.00

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Avon 7.98
Connecticut 18.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 125

in Avon

1 in 55

in Connecticut

Avon Property CRIMES

Population: 18,414
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 14 130 3
Rate per 1,000 0.76 7.06 0.16

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Avon Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Avon 6
Connecticut 21