Dallas, OR
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The crime rate in Dallas is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 27 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 Dallas is 1 in 37. Based on FBI crime data, Dallas is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Oregon, Dallas has a crime rate that is higher than 69% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Dallas to other communities of similar population, then Dallas crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Dallas 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 Dallas 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 Dallas.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Dallas's violent crime rate is 2 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 Dallas is one in 566.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Dallas's rate for property crime is 25 per one thousand population. This makes Dallas 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 Dallas is one in 39.

Dallas Crime Data

 
Crime Index

23

(100 is safest)


Safer than 23% of U.S. Cities

Dallas Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

27

387

414

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.77

25.33

27.10

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dallas 1.77
Oregon 2.60
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 566

in Dallas

1 in 385

in Oregon
Dallas VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 15,277
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 1 23
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.20 0.07 1.51
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
Dallas 25.33
Oregon 29.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 39

in Dallas

1 in 34

in Oregon
Dallas Property CRIMES
Population: 15,277
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 53 310 24
Rate per 1,000 3.47 20.29 1.57
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

Dallas Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Dallas 86
Oregon 57