Reported Annual Crime In Portland

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePortland/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime560n/a (estimate)3,4273,1942,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePortland/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a6.15.35.3
Rape5n/a30.648.040.4
Robbery3n/a18.4119.6102.8
Assault12n/a73.4261.6248.5
Violent crime21n/a (estimate)129434386
Burglary55n/a336.6533.8468.9
Theft458n/a2,802.91,978.11,745.0
Vehicle theft26n/a159.1247.8236.9
Property crime539n/a (estimate)3,2992,7602,451
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Portland, TX is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Portland, TX. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Portland, TX averages 7% higher than the rest of Texas while the rate of crime on a national scale is 21% higher than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Portland, TX is 70% lower than the average rate of crime in Texas and 67% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 20% higher than the remainder of the state of Texas and 35% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Portland, TX area.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Gregory, TX2,096199348547
Taft Southwest, TX1,3732441,5491,793
Taft, TX3,0462902,0302,320
Ingleside on the Bay, TX5793442,1852,529
Falman, TX1084272,7143,141
Ingleside, TX9,4684462,8373,284
Country Acres, TX1974502,8643,314
Portland, TX15,4201293,2993,427

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Portland is 21% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.39 daily crimes that occur in Portland.
  • Portland is safer than 48% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Portland you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Portland has decreased by 2%.

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Daily Crime In Portland (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Portland, TX per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Texas as well as national figures. In Portland, TX the total number of daily crimes is 1.07 times more than the Texas average and 1.21 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Portland, TX are 3.38 times less than the Texas average and 3.01 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Portland, TX has a daily crime rate that is 1.20 times more than the Texas average and 1.35 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Portland (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Portland, TX compared to other areas of Texas, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Portland, TX safer than 54% when compared to other Texas cities, and 48% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Texas, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Portland, TX. At this time, Portland, TX sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Portland

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Portland is 1 in 779
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Portland is 1 in 31
The chance of being a victim of crime in Portland is 1 in 30
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Portland, TX? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Portland, TX you have a 1 in 779 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Portland, TX.

Year Over Year Crime In Portland (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Portland, TX is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Portland, TX has decreased by 7%, the amount of property crime in Portland, TX has decreased by 2%, and the total amount of crime in Portland, TX has decreased by 2% year to year.

Portland police department

ItemPortlandTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3746,020556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.43.03.3
There are a total of 37 Portland police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 19.6% less than the Texas average and 26% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Texas

StateTotal offendersTexas /100KNational /100K
Texas79,674370222
There are a total of 79,674 sex offenders in Texas. This yields a total of 370 sex offenders in Texas per 100,000 residents which is 67% greater than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Williamstown, NJ15,4253212,0272,348
Glenmont, MD15,4124182,0242,443
Foley, AL15,4284522,5032,954
Avocado Heights, CA15,4325102,9253,434
New River, AZ15,4322051,2971,502
Portland, TX15,4201293,2993,427
Source: The Portland, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.