Stamford, CT Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
2,338
Total Crimes
1,771.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.04%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Stamford, CT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Stamford is 1,771.1 per 100,000 people. That's -31.04% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -6.21% lower 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.

Stamford SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Stamford
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,338 1,771.1 1,888.4 2,568.4
Murder 3 2.3 2.3 5.0
Robbery 64 48.5 61.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 130 98.5 120.2 246.8
Violent Crime 218 165.1 207.4 368.9
Burglary 228 172.7 222.5 376.0
Larceny 1,655 1,253.7 1,251.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 237 179.5 206.7 228.9
Property Crime 2,120 1,606.0 1,681.0 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Stamford

218
Violent Crimes
165.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-55.23%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 605.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Stamford each year. That compares to a 1 in 482.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Stamford is 165.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -55.23% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -20.39% lower than the Connecticut violent crime rate of 207.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Stamford

2,120
Property Crimes
1,606.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-26.98%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 62.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Stamford each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Stamford is 1,606.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -26.98% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -4.46% lower than the Connecticut property crime rate of 1,681.0 per 100,000 people.

Stamford 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 Stamford

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Norwalk, CT 89,442 1,599 1,787.8 1,506.0 281.7
Greenwich, CT 63,075 402 637.3 627.8 9.5
Darien, CT 22,050 263 1,192.7 1,174.6 18.1
Port Washington, NY 19,555 194 992.1 961.4 30.7
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