Independence, OR Crime Statistics For 2020

By Chris Kolmar | HomeSnacks | Updated: 2019-11-20
188
Total Crimes
1,828.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-28.80%
Below National Average
Independence Crime Compared To OR Average
Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Oregon.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

What is the crime rate in Independence, OR?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Independence is 1,828.8 per 100,000 people. That's -28.80% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -42.48% lower than the Oregon total crime rate of 3,179.5 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

For more reading on crime around Independence, check out:

Independence SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
6

How Does Independence Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Independence
/ 100k People
Oregon
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 188 1,828.8 3,179.5 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 1 9.7 60.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 10 97.3 175.6 246.8
Violent Crime 13 126.5 285.5 368.9
Burglary 23 223.7 389.1 376.0
Larceny 138 1,342.4 2,109.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 14 136.2 395.1 228.9
Property Crime 175 1,702.3 2,894.0 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Independence

13
Violent Crimes
126.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-65.72%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 790.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Independence each year. That compares to a 1 in 350.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Independence is 126.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -65.72% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -55.71% lower than the Oregon violent crime rate of 285.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Independence

175
Property Crimes
1,702.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-22.60%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 58.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Independence each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Independence is 1,702.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -22.60% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -41.18% lower than the Oregon property crime rate of 2,894.0 per 100,000 people.

Crime In Cities Around Independence

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Salem, OR 172,022 7,889 4,586.0 4,168.1 418.0
Keizer, OR 39,727 973 2,449.2 2,235.3 214.0
Dallas, OR 16,561 537 3,242.6 2,970.8 271.7
Monmouth, OR 10,457 157 1,501.4 1,377.1 124.3
Stayton, OR 8,195 340 4,148.9 3,917.0 231.8
Turner, OR 2,131 23 1,079.3 985.5 93.9
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