Middletown, CT
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Middletown, CT crime analytics


Middletown has an overall crime rate of 17 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Middletown is 1 in 59. How does Middletown fare compared to other communities in Connecticut of all population sizes? Middletown's crime rate is lower than approximately 28% of Connecticut communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Middletown has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Middletown 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 Middletown 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 Middletown.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Middletown's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Middletown is one in 731.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Middletown; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Middletown Crime Data

 
Crime Index

44

(100 is safest)


Safer than 44% of U.S. Cities

Middletown Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

64

726

790

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.37

15.53

16.90

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Middletown 1.37
Connecticut 2.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 731

in Middletown

1 in 458

in Connecticut
Middletown VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 46,756
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 7 19 37
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.15 0.41 0.79
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
Middletown 15.53
Connecticut 18.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 64

in Middletown

1 in 55

in Connecticut
Middletown Property CRIMES
Population: 46,756
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 89 579 58
Rate per 1,000 1.90 12.38 1.24
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

Middletown Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Middletown 19
Connecticut 21