Tualatin, OR
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The crime rate in Tualatin is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 26 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 Tualatin is 1 in 38. Based on FBI crime data, Tualatin is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Oregon, Tualatin has a crime rate that is higher than 65% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Tualatin compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Tualatin with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Tualatin'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 Tualatin 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 Tualatin.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Tualatin 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 Tualatin; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 411. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Tualatin's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Tualatin 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 Tualatin is one in 42.

Importantly, we found that Tualatin 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 Tualatin is one in 372.

Tualatin Crime Data

 
Crime Index

24

(100 is safest)


Safer than 24% of U.S. Cities

Tualatin Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

66

643

709

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.43

23.68

26.11

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Tualatin 2.43
Oregon 2.60
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 411

in Tualatin

1 in 385

in Oregon
Tualatin VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 27,154
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
Tualatin 23.68
Oregon 29.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in Tualatin

1 in 34

in Oregon
Tualatin Property CRIMES
Population: 27,154
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

Tualatin Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Tualatin 86
Oregon 57