Naugatuck, CT
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The crime rate in Naugatuck is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 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 Naugatuck is 1 in 54. Based on FBI crime data, Naugatuck is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Connecticut, Naugatuck has a crime rate that is higher than 77% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Naugatuck'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 Naugatuck is one in 928.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Naugatuck's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Naugatuck 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 Naugatuck is one in 57.

Naugatuck Crime Data

 
Crime Index

40

(100 is safest)


Safer than 40% of U.S. Cities

Naugatuck Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

34

552

586

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.08

17.50

18.58

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Naugatuck 1.08
Connecticut 2.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 928

in Naugatuck

1 in 458

in Connecticut
Naugatuck VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 31,538
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 11 13 10
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.35 0.41 0.32
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
Naugatuck 17.50
Connecticut 18.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 57

in Naugatuck

1 in 55

in Connecticut
Naugatuck Property CRIMES
Population: 31,538
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 61 466 25
Rate per 1,000 1.93 14.78 0.79
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

Naugatuck Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Naugatuck 36
Connecticut 21