Farmington, CT
Crime Rates


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Farmington, CT crime analytics

The crime rate in Farmington is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 24 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Farmington is 1 in 42. Based on FBI crime data, Farmington is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Connecticut, Farmington has a crime rate that is higher than 85% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Farmington compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Farmington with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Farmington's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Farmington 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 Farmington.

For Farmington, 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 Farmington than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3661, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Farmington's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Farmington a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Farmington is one in 43.

Farmington Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 28% of U.S. Cities

Farmington Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Farmington 0.27
Connecticut 2.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,661

in Farmington

1 in 458

in Connecticut
Population: 25,629
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 1 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.12 0.04 0.12
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)

Farmington 23.53
Connecticut 18.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 43

in Farmington

1 in 55

in Connecticut
Farmington Property CRIMES
Population: 25,629
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 33 546 24
Rate per 1,000 1.29 21.30 0.94
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

Farmington Crimes Per Square Mile

Farmington 22
Connecticut 21