Brookings, OR
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Brookings has an overall crime rate of 15 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Brookings is 1 in 67. How does Brookings fare compared to other communities in Oregon of all population sizes? Brookings's crime rate is lower than approximately 70% of Oregon communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Brookings has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Brookings is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Brookings does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Brookings.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Brookings's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Brookings is one in 810.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Brookings; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Brookings Crime Data

 
Crime Index

50

(100 is safest)


Safer than 50% of U.S. Cities

Brookings Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

89

97

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.24

13.74

14.98

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Brookings 1.24
Oregon 2.60
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 810

in Brookings

1 in 385

in Oregon
Brookings VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 6,476
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 7
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.15 1.08
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Brookings 13.74
Oregon 29.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 73

in Brookings

1 in 34

in Oregon
Brookings Property CRIMES
Population: 6,476
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 10 69 10
Rate per 1,000 1.54 10.65 1.54
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Brookings Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Brookings 25
Oregon 57

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