Rainier, OR
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The crime rate in Rainier is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 29 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 Rainier is 1 in 34. Based on FBI crime data, Rainier is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Oregon, Rainier has a crime rate that is higher than 76% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Rainier'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 Rainier is one in 960.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Rainier experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Rainier's rate for property crime is 28 per one thousand population. This makes Rainier 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 Rainier is one in 36.

Importantly, we found that Rainier 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 Rainier is one in 240.

Rainier Crime Data

 
Crime Index

20

(100 is safest)


Safer than 20% of U.S. Cities

Rainier Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

54

56

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.04

28.13

29.17

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Rainier 1.04
Oregon 2.60
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 960

in Rainier

1 in 385

in Oregon
Rainier VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,920
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 1.04 0.00 0.00 0.00
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
Rainier 28.13
Oregon 29.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 36

in Rainier

1 in 34

in Oregon
Rainier Property CRIMES
Population: 1,920
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 11 35 8
Rate per 1,000 5.73 18.23 4.17
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

Rainier Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Rainier 21
Oregon 57

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