Guilford, CT
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Guilford, CT crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Guilford is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 71% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Guilford is one in 103. Compared to communities within Connecticut, Guilford‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 56% of the state's cities and towns.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Guilford, and we found that the crime rate in Guilford is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Guilford 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 Guilford 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 Guilford.

For Guilford, 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 Guilford than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1719, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Guilford 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 Guilford than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 109.

Guilford Crime Data

 
Crime Index

71

(100 is safest)


Safer than 71% of U.S. Cities

Guilford Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

13

205

218

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.58

9.17

9.75

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Guilford 0.58
Connecticut 2.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,719

in Guilford

1 in 458

in Connecticut
Guilford VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 22,350
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 3 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.18 0.13 0.27
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
Guilford 9.17
Connecticut 18.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 109

in Guilford

1 in 55

in Connecticut
Guilford Property CRIMES
Population: 22,350
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 28 176 1
Rate per 1,000 1.25 7.87 0.04
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

Guilford Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Guilford 5
Connecticut 21