Wethersfield, CT Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
562
Total Crimes
2,166.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-7.64%
Below National Average
71 out of 94
In Connecticut
6,063 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Wethersfield, CT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Wethersfield is 2,166.9 per 100,000 people. That's -7.64% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 24.06% 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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Wethersfield SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Wethersfield
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 562 2,166.9 1,746.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.9 6.5
Robbery 17 65.5 57.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 12 46.3 103.8 279.7
Violent Crime 33 127.2 181.6 387.8
Burglary 53 204.3 187.1 314.2
Larceny 392 1,511.4 1,141.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 84 323.9 236.8 246.0
Property Crime 529 2,039.6 1,565.1 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Wethersfield

33
Violent Crimes
127.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-67.19%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 785.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Wethersfield each year. That compares to a 1 in 550.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Wethersfield is 127.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -67.19% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -29.93% lower than the Connecticut violent crime rate of 181.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Wethersfield

529
Property Crimes
2,039.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
4.16%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 49.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Wethersfield each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Wethersfield is 2,039.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 4.16% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 30.32% higher than the Connecticut property crime rate of 1,565.1 per 100,000 people.

Wethersfield 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 Wethersfield

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
West Hartford, CT 62,911 1,745 2,773.8 2,726.1 47.7
Manchester, CT 57,510 1,815 3,156.0 2,989.0 166.9
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
Windsor Locks, CT 12,894 162 1,256.4 1,155.6 100.8
Portland, CT 9,242 71 768.2 714.1 54.1
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