Ridgefield, CT
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Ridgefield, 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 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

Your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Ridgefield is 1 in 229. This equates to a crime rate of 4.37 per 1,000 residents, making Ridgefield one of the safest communities in Connecticut to live in. In fact, it is one of the safest communities in the entire nation, according to FBI crime statistics.

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

Importantly, our analysis shows that Ridgefield 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. Ridgefield's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Ridgefield 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 Ridgefield than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 229.

Ridgefield Crime Data

 

Crime Index

92

(100 is safest)


Safer than 92% of U.S. Cities

Ridgefield Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

110

110

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

4.37

4.37

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ridgefield 0.00
Connecticut 2.28

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Ridgefield

1 in 439

in Connecticut

Ridgefield VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 25,187
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ridgefield 4.37
Connecticut 17.70

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 229

in Ridgefield

1 in 56

in Connecticut

Ridgefield Property CRIMES

Population: 25,187
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 3 91 16
Rate per 1,000 0.12 3.61 0.64

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Ridgefield Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Ridgefield 3
Connecticut 21