Wilton, CT
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Wilton, 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 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

Wilton is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (67%) and also has a lower crime rate than 53% of the communities in Connecticut, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Wilton is one in 116 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 39.

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

For Wilton, 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 Wilton than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3679, 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 Wilton 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 Wilton than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 119.

Wilton Crime Data

 

Crime Index

67

(100 is safest)


Safer than 67% of U.S. Cities

Wilton Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

154

159

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.27

8.37

8.64

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wilton 0.27
Connecticut 2.07

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,679

in Wilton

1 in 482

in Connecticut

Wilton VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 18,397
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 0 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.11 0.00 0.16

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wilton 8.37
Connecticut 16.81

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 119

in Wilton

1 in 59

in Connecticut

Wilton Property CRIMES

Population: 18,397
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 16 127 11
Rate per 1,000 0.87 6.90 0.60

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Wilton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wilton 6
Connecticut 19