Wethersfield, CT
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Wethersfield, CT crime analytics


Wethersfield has an overall crime rate of 14 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 Wethersfield is 1 in 74. How does Wethersfield fare compared to other communities in Connecticut of all population sizes? Wethersfield's crime rate is lower than approximately 41% of Connecticut communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Wethersfield's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Wethersfield is one in 824.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Wethersfield; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Wethersfield Crime Data

 

Crime Index

55

(100 is safest)


Safer than 55% of U.S. Cities

Wethersfield Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

32

324

356

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.21

12.29

13.50

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wethersfield 1.21
Connecticut 2.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 824

in Wethersfield

1 in 458

in Connecticut

Wethersfield VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 26,367
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 13 16
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.11 0.49 0.61

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
Wethersfield 12.29
Connecticut 18.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 81

in Wethersfield

1 in 55

in Connecticut

Wethersfield Property CRIMES

Population: 26,367
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 95 195 34
Rate per 1,000 3.60 7.40 1.29

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

Wethersfield Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wethersfield 29
Connecticut 21