New Britain, CT Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
2,324
Total Crimes
3,199.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
24.58%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in New Britain, CT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in New Britain is 3,199.8 per 100,000 people. That's 24.58% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 69.44% higher than the Connecticut total crime rate of 1,888.4 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.

New Britain SnackAbility

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

How Does New Britain Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
New Britain
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,324 3,199.8 1,888.4 2,568.4
Murder 1 1.4 2.3 5.0
Robbery 84 115.7 61.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 195 268.5 120.2 246.8
Violent Crime 310 426.8 207.4 368.9
Burglary 223 307.0 222.5 376.0
Larceny 1,372 1,889.0 1,251.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 419 576.9 206.7 228.9
Property Crime 2,014 2,773.0 1,681.0 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In New Britain

310
Violent Crimes
426.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
15.70%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 234.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in New Britain each year. That compares to a 1 in 482.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in New Britain is 426.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 15.70% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 105.76% higher than the Connecticut violent crime rate of 207.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In New Britain

2,014
Property Crimes
2,773.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
26.07%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 36.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in New Britain each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in New Britain is 2,773.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 26.07% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 64.96% higher than the Connecticut property crime rate of 1,681.0 per 100,000 people.

New Britain 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 New Britain

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Hartford, CT 123,117 5,748 4,668.7 3,602.3 1,066.5
West Hartford, CT 63,085 1,787 2,832.7 2,761.4 71.3
Bristol, CT 60,184 1,032 1,714.7 1,611.7 103.0
Meriden, CT 59,792 1,431 2,393.3 2,033.7 359.6
East Hartford, CT 50,184 1,323 2,636.3 2,403.2 233.1
Newington, CT 30,382 801 2,636.4 2,567.3 69.1
Wethersfield, CT 26,127 407 1,557.8 1,469.7 88.0
Watertown, CT 21,631 512 2,367.0 2,269.9 97.1
Windsor Locks, CT 12,560 181 1,441.1 1,361.5 79.6
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