West Hartford, CT Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,745
Total Crimes
2,773.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
18.23%
Above National Average
83 out of 94
In Connecticut
6,957 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in West Hartford, CT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in West Hartford is 2,773.8 per 100,000 people. That's 18.23% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 58.80% higher 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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West Hartford SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
8.5

How Does West Hartford Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
West Hartford
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,745 2,773.8 1,746.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.9 6.5
Robbery 22 35.0 57.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 4 6.4 103.8 279.7
Violent Crime 30 47.7 181.6 387.8
Burglary 173 275.0 187.1 314.2
Larceny 1,417 2,252.4 1,141.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 125 198.7 236.8 246.0
Property Crime 1,715 2,726.1 1,565.1 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In West Hartford

30
Violent Crimes
47.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-87.70%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 2,097.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in West Hartford each year. That compares to a 1 in 550.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in West Hartford is 47.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -87.70% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -73.74% lower than the Connecticut violent crime rate of 181.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In West Hartford

1,715
Property Crimes
2,726.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
39.21%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 36.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in West Hartford each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in West Hartford is 2,726.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 39.21% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 74.18% higher than the Connecticut property crime rate of 1,565.1 per 100,000 people.

West Hartford 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 West Hartford

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Hartford, CT 121,749 4,995 4,102.7 3,110.5 992.2
New Britain, CT 72,412 2,102 2,902.8 2,492.7 410.2
East Hartford, CT 49,720 1,285 2,584.5 2,429.6 154.9
Newington, CT 29,957 875 2,920.9 2,834.1 86.8
Wethersfield, CT 25,936 562 2,166.9 2,039.6 127.2
Windsor Locks, CT 12,894 162 1,256.4 1,155.6 100.8
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