West Linn, OR
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West Linn, OR crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in West Linn is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 62% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in West Linn is one in 103. Compared to communities within Oregon, West Linn‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 80% of the state's cities and towns.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, West Linn has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, West Linn is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how West Linn 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 West Linn.

For West Linn, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in West Linn than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1070, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in West Linn is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in West Linn than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 113.

West Linn Crime Data

 

Crime Index

62

(100 is safest)


Safer than 62% of U.S. Cities

West Linn Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

25

236

261

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.93

8.82

9.75

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
West Linn 0.93
Oregon 2.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,070

in West Linn

1 in 350

in Oregon

West Linn VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 26,756
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 3 18
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.15 0.11 0.67

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
West Linn 8.82
Oregon 28.94

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 113

in West Linn

1 in 35

in Oregon

West Linn Property CRIMES

Population: 26,756
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 33 193 10
Rate per 1,000 1.23 7.21 0.37

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

West Linn Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
West Linn 32
Oregon 59