Corvallis, OR
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The crime rate in Corvallis is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 32 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 Corvallis is 1 in 32. Based on FBI crime data, Corvallis is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Oregon, Corvallis has a crime rate that is higher than 79% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Corvallis compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Corvallis with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Corvallis's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Corvallis'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 Corvallis is one in 786.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Corvallis's rate for property crime is 30 per one thousand population. This makes Corvallis 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 Corvallis is one in 33.

Corvallis Crime Data

 

Crime Index

17

(100 is safest)


Safer than 17% of U.S. Cities

Corvallis Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

71

1,698

1,769

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.27

30.44

31.71

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Corvallis 1.27
Oregon 2.60

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 786

in Corvallis

1 in 385

in Oregon

Corvallis VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 55,780
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 27 14 29
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.48 0.25 0.52

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
Corvallis 30.44
Oregon 29.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 33

in Corvallis

1 in 34

in Oregon

Corvallis Property CRIMES

Population: 55,780
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 206 1,440 52
Rate per 1,000 3.69 25.82 0.93

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

Corvallis Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Corvallis 124
Oregon 57