St. Helens, OR Crime Statistics For 2020

By Chris Kolmar | HomeSnacks | Updated: 2019-11-20
225
Total Crimes
1,630.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-36.52%
Below National Average
St. Helens 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 St. Helens, OR?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in St. Helens is 1,630.4 per 100,000 people. That's -36.52% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -48.72% 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 St. Helens, check out:

St. Helens SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
4

How Does St. Helens Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
St. Helens
/ 100k People
Oregon
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 225 1,630.4 3,179.5 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 1 7.2 60.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 11 79.7 175.6 246.8
Violent Crime 21 152.2 285.5 368.9
Burglary 13 94.2 389.1 376.0
Larceny 175 1,268.1 2,109.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 16 115.9 395.1 228.9
Property Crime 204 1,478.3 2,894.0 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In St. Helens

21
Violent Crimes
152.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-58.75%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 657.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in St. Helens each year. That compares to a 1 in 350.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in St. Helens is 152.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -58.75% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -46.71% lower than the Oregon violent crime rate of 285.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In St. Helens

204
Property Crimes
1,478.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-32.79%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 67.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in St. Helens each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in St. Helens is 1,478.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -32.79% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -48.92% lower than the Oregon property crime rate of 2,894.0 per 100,000 people.

Crime In Cities Around St. Helens

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Vancouver, WA 177,580 6,671 3,756.6 3,295.4 461.2
Battle Ground, WA 21,002 436 2,076.0 1,923.6 152.4
Kelso, WA 12,164 538 4,422.9 3,995.4 427.5
Columbia, PA 10,436 195 1,868.5 1,686.5 182.1
Ridgefield, WA 8,552 98 1,145.9 1,052.4 93.5
Scappoose, OR 7,345 75 1,021.1 844.1 177.0
Woodland, WA 6,228 240 3,853.6 3,757.2 96.3
La Center, WA 3,258 19 583.2 521.8 61.4
Kalama, WA 2,737 42 1,534.5 1,461.5 73.1
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