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Total crime 90%
Violent crime 92%
Property crime 89%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEssex Village/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)253 (estimate)1,6102,489
Murdern/an/an/a2.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a21.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a54.181.6
Assaultn/an/an/a105.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)29 (estimate)184379
Burglaryn/an/an/a180.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,078.71,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a167.3219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)224 (estimate)1,4272,110

Key findings

  • Essex Village crime rates are 90% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Essex Village are 92% lower than the national average
  • In Essex Village you have a 1 in 396 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Essex Village is safer than 93% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Essex Village has decreased by 15%

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The Essex Village crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Essex Village as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Essex Village crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Essex Village (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Essex Village

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Essex Village is 1 in 3466
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Essex Village is 1 in 447
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Essex Village is 1 in 396

      Year Over Year Crime In Essex Village (per 100,000 people)

      Essex Village police department

      ItemEssex VillageConnecticutNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a5,593558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      Sex offenders in Connecticut

      StateTotal offendersConnecticut /100KNational /100K
      Connecticut6,088184266
      There are a total of 6,088 sex offenders in Connecticut. This yields a total of 184 sex offenders in Connecticut per 100,000 residents which is 31% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Madison Center, CT2,40429224253
      Old Saybrook Center, CT1,83040312352
      Saybrook Manor, CT1,19347362409
      Guilford Center, CT2,51748372421
      Westbrook Center, CT2,03657442499
      Chester Center, CT1,98659461520
      Higganum, CT1,74563490554
      Essex Village, CT2,20929224253

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      Summit, MS2,21004,3124,312
      Snow Hill, MD2,2082469361,183
      Columbus, MT2,2081789661,144
      Walnut Hill, TN2,2082371,0571,295
      Albion, IL2,2082291,0381,267
      Essex Village, CT2,20929224253
      Source: The Essex Village, CT crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.