Weston, CT
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Weston, 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 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

If you are looking for a community that has low crime, you need look no further than Weston. With an annual crime rate of only 1 per one thousand people, the chance of becoming a victim of crime here is just 1 in 687. These crime statistics put Weston in the elite group of the safest communities in both Connecticut and in the nation as a whole.

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

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

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Weston compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Weston is just 1 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Weston is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Weston Crime Data

 

Crime Index

98

(100 is safest)


Safer than 98% of U.S. Cities

Weston Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

15

15

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

1.46

1.46

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Weston 0.00
Connecticut 2.27

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Weston

1 in 440

in Connecticut

Weston VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 10,302
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: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Weston 1.46
Connecticut 18.08

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 687

in Weston

1 in 55

in Connecticut

Weston Property CRIMES

Population: 10,302
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1 14 0
Rate per 1,000 0.10 1.36 0.00

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Weston Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Weston 1
Connecticut 21