Glastonbury, CT
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Glastonbury, CT crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Glastonbury is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 68% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Glastonbury is one in 96. Compared to communities within Connecticut, Glastonbury‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 52% of the state's cities and towns. It is for these reasons that Glastonbury is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Glastonbury has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Glastonbury is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

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

For Glastonbury, 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 Glastonbury than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2167, 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 Glastonbury 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 Glastonbury than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 100.

Glastonbury Crime Data

 
Crime Index

68

(100 is safest)


Safer than 68% of U.S. Cities

Glastonbury Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

16

346

362

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.46

9.98

10.44

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Glastonbury 0.46
Connecticut 2.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,167

in Glastonbury

1 in 458

in Connecticut
Glastonbury VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 34,678
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 8 8
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.23 0.23
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
Glastonbury 9.98
Connecticut 18.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 100

in Glastonbury

1 in 55

in Connecticut
Glastonbury Property CRIMES
Population: 34,678
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 34 300 12
Rate per 1,000 0.98 8.65 0.35
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

Glastonbury Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Glastonbury 7
Connecticut 21