New Milford, CT crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

New Milford is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (73%) and also has a lower crime rate than 71% of the communities in Connecticut, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in New Milford is one in 137 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 40. It is for these reasons that New Milford is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

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

For New Milford, 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 New Milford than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1787, 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 New Milford 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 New Milford than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 148.

New Milford Crime Data

 

Crime Index

73

(100 is safest)


Safer than 73% of U.S. Cities

New Milford Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

181

196

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.56

6.75

7.31

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.56
1.84
National Median: 4
    New Milford
    Connecticut

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,787

in New Milford

1 in 545

in Connecticut

New Milford VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 26,805
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 9 0 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.34 0.00 0.22

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
6.75
14.27
National Median: 21
    New Milford
    Connecticut

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 148

in New Milford

1 in 70

in Connecticut

New Milford Property CRIMES

Population: 26,805
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 2 173 6
Rate per 1,000 0.07 6.45 0.22

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

New Milford Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
3
16
National Median: 28.3
    New Milford
    Connecticut