Canby, OR
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The crime rate in Canby is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 28 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Canby is 1 in 35. Based on FBI crime data, Canby is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Oregon, Canby has a crime rate that is higher than 73% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Canby to other communities of similar population, then Canby crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Canby does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Canby 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 Canby.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Canby occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Canby; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 467. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Canby's rate for property crime is 26 per one thousand population. This makes Canby a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Canby is one in 38.

Importantly, we found that Canby has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Canby is one in 320.

Canby Crime Data

 
Crime Index

21

(100 is safest)


Safer than 21% of U.S. Cities

Canby Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

37

454

491

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.14

26.29

28.43

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Canby 2.14
Oregon 2.60
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 467

in Canby

1 in 385

in Oregon
Canby VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 17,271
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Canby 26.29
Oregon 29.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 38

in Canby

1 in 34

in Oregon
Canby Property CRIMES
Population: 17,271
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Canby Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Canby 130
Oregon 57