Stafford, CT
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Stafford has an overall crime rate of 18 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Stafford is 1 in 57. How does Stafford fare compared to other communities in Connecticut of all population sizes? Stafford's crime rate is lower than approximately 25% of Connecticut communities.

How does the crime rate in Stafford compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Stafford with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Stafford's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Stafford 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 Stafford.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Stafford occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Stafford; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 493. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Stafford; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Stafford Crime Data

 
Crime Index

42

(100 is safest)


Safer than 42% of U.S. Cities

Stafford Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

24

185

209

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.03

15.63

17.66

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Stafford 2.03
Connecticut 2.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 493

in Stafford

1 in 458

in Connecticut
Stafford VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 11,837
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
Stafford 15.63
Connecticut 18.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 64

in Stafford

1 in 55

in Connecticut
Stafford Property CRIMES
Population: 11,837
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

Stafford Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Stafford 5
Connecticut 21

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