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Total crime 63%
Violent crime 55%
Property crime 64%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleVernonia/100k peopleOregon/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime20n/a (estimate)8722,9512,346
Murder0n/a0.02.96.5
Rape1n/a43.636.938.4
Robbery0n/a0.051.473.9
Assault3n/a130.8200.6279.7
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)174292388
Burglary1n/a43.6339.2314.2
Theft11n/a479.51,928.81,398.0
Vehicle theft4n/a174.4391.0246.0
Property crime16n/a (estimate)6972,6591,958

Key findings

  • Vernonia crime rates are 63% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Vernonia are 55% lower than the national average
  • In Vernonia you have a 1 in 115 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Vernonia is safer than 86% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Vernonia has increased by 122%

Vernonia crime map

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      Daily Crime In Vernonia (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Vernonia

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Vernonia is 1 in 574
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Vernonia is 1 in 144
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Vernonia is 1 in 115

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

      Vernonia police department

      ItemVernoniaOregonNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)45,156558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.23.3
      There are a total of 4 Vernonia police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 16.8% less than the Oregon average and 43.3% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Oregon

      StateTotal offendersOregon /100KNational /100K
      Oregon88324266
      There are a total of 883 sex offenders in Oregon. This yields a total of 24 sex offenders in Oregon per 100,000 residents which is 91% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Warren, OR1,90969625694
      Scappoose, OR6,9011571,5261,683
      Rainier, OR1,97102,1282,128
      Vernonia, OR1,895174697872

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Leesport, PA1,895150632782
      St. Lawrence, PA1,895147621768
      Cridersville, OH1,896139831970
      Owingsville, KY1,89664639702
      Franklin, TX1,8942191,1041,323
      Vernonia, OR1,895174697872
      Source: The Vernonia, OR crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.