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Total crime 68%
Violent crime 67%
Property crime 68%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWillimantic/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime141n/a (estimate)7981,6102,489
Murder0n/a0.02.95.0
Rape7n/a39.621.642.6
Robbery6n/a34.054.181.6
Assault9n/a51.0105.0250.2
Violent crime22n/a (estimate)125184379
Burglary18n/a101.9180.7340.5
Theft85n/a481.31,078.71,549.5
Vehicle theft16n/a90.6167.3219.9
Property crime119n/a (estimate)6741,4272,110

Key findings

  • Willimantic crime rates are 68% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Willimantic are 67% lower than the national average
  • In Willimantic you have a 1 in 126 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Willimantic is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Willimantic has decreased by 14%

Willimantic crime map

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The Willimantic crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Willimantic 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 Willimantic crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Willimantic (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Willimantic, CT per 100,000 people. In Willimantic, the total number of daily crimes is 2.02 times less than the Connecticut average and 3.12 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Willimantic is 1.47 times less than the Connecticut average and 3.05 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Willimantic has a daily crime rate that is 2.12 times less than the Connecticut average and 3.13 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Willimantic (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Connecticut and all other cities across the US, is Willimantic safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Willimantic is safer than 67% of other cities in the state of Connecticut. In addition, Willimantic is safer than 75% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Connecticut and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Willimantic. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Willimantic is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Willimantic

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Willimantic is 1 in 803
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Willimantic is 1 in 149
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Willimantic is 1 in 126
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Willimantic? If you reside in Willimantic, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 803. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 149 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Willimantic, is 1 in 126.

      Year Over Year Crime In Willimantic (per 100,000 people)

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Willimantic, Connecticut (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Willimantic has decreased by 24%, the amount of property crime in Willimantic has decreased by 12%, and the total amount of crime in Willimantic has decreased by 14% year over year.

      Willimantic police department

      ItemWillimanticConnecticutNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)475,593558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.62.63.3
      There are a total of 47 Willimantic police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 1.4% greater than the Connecticut average and 18.9% less than the National average.

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      South Coventry, CT1,14261477538
      South Woodstock, CT1,24671552623
      Moodus, CT1,20273567641
      Baltic, CT1,14289692781
      South Windham, CT1,33092712804
      East Hampton, CT2,69323810833
      Coventry Lake, CT3,166103797900
      Willimantic, CT17,339125674798

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Huntington, IN17,3404982,6463,144
      Bristol, VA17,3403202,3902,710
      Beckley, WV17,3489065,1506,055
      Anoka, MN17,3252501,8362,086
      Marco Island, FL17,36139458497
      Willimantic, CT17,339125674798
      Source: The Willimantic, 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.