Groton, CT Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
116
Total Crimes
1,309.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-44.20%
Below National Average
46 out of 94
In Connecticut
4,098 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Groton, CT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Groton is 1,309.1 per 100,000 people. That's -44.20% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -25.05% lower than the Connecticut total crime rate of 1,746.7 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Groton SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

How Does Groton Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Groton
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 116 1,309.1 1,746.7 2,346.0
Murder 1 11.3 3.9 6.5
Robbery 1 11.3 57.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 18 203.1 103.8 279.7
Violent Crime 23 259.6 181.6 387.8
Burglary 18 203.1 187.1 314.2
Larceny 64 722.3 1,141.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 11 124.1 236.8 246.0
Property Crime 93 1,049.5 1,565.1 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Groton

23
Violent Crimes
259.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-33.07%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 385.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Groton each year. That compares to a 1 in 550.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Groton is 259.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -33.07% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 42.94% higher than the Connecticut violent crime rate of 181.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Groton

93
Property Crimes
1,049.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-46.40%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 95.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Groton each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Groton is 1,049.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -46.40% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -32.94% lower than the Connecticut property crime rate of 1,565.1 per 100,000 people.

Groton Crime Compared To Connecticut Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Connecticut.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Groton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
New London, CT 26,776 567 2,117.6 1,867.3 250.2
Waterford, CT 18,664 200 1,071.6 1,055.5 16.1
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