Prospect, CT
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 7 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Prospect is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 81% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Prospect is one in 133. Compared to communities within Connecticut, Prospect‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 67% of the state's cities and towns.

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

Importantly, our analysis shows that Prospect has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. Prospect's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Prospect 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 Prospect than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 133.

Prospect Crime Data

 

Crime Index

81

(100 is safest)


Safer than 81% of U.S. Cities

Prospect Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

73

73

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

7.50

7.50

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Prospect 0.00
Connecticut 2.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Prospect

1 in 458

in Connecticut

Prospect VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 9,739
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Prospect 7.50
Connecticut 18.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 133

in Prospect

1 in 55

in Connecticut

Prospect Property CRIMES

Population: 9,739
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Prospect Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Prospect 5
Connecticut 21