Simsbury, CT
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Simsbury, CT crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Simsbury is safer than 89% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Connecticut, only on the order of 15% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Simsbury. If you live in Simsbury, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 182. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

For Simsbury, 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 Simsbury than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 8116, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Simsbury 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 Simsbury than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 186.

Simsbury Crime Data

 

Crime Index

89

(100 is safest)


Safer than 89% of U.S. Cities

Simsbury Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

131

134

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.12

5.38

5.50

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Simsbury 0.12
Connecticut 2.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 8,116

in Simsbury

1 in 458

in Connecticut

Simsbury VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 24,348
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 1 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.04 0.04 0.04

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
Simsbury 5.38
Connecticut 18.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 186

in Simsbury

1 in 55

in Connecticut

Simsbury Property CRIMES

Population: 24,348
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 12 109 10
Rate per 1,000 0.49 4.48 0.41

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

Simsbury Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Simsbury 4
Connecticut 21