Lake Oswego, OR Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
686
Total Crimes
1,707.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-27.21%
Below National Average
31 out of 99
In Oregon
5,100 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Lake Oswego, OR?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Lake Oswego is 1,707.7 per 100,000 people. That's -27.21% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -42.13% lower than the Oregon total crime rate of 2,950.9 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.

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Lake Oswego SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
10
Commute
8

How Does Lake Oswego Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Lake Oswego
/ 100k People
Oregon
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 686 1,707.7 2,950.9 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 6.5
Robbery 3 7.5 51.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 16 39.8 200.6 279.7
Violent Crime 27 67.2 291.9 387.8
Burglary 116 288.8 339.2 314.2
Larceny 493 1,227.3 1,928.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 50 124.5 391.0 246.0
Property Crime 659 1,640.5 2,659.0 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Lake Oswego

27
Violent Crimes
67.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-82.67%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,487.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Lake Oswego each year. That compares to a 1 in 342.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Lake Oswego is 67.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -82.67% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -76.97% lower than the Oregon violent crime rate of 291.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Lake Oswego

659
Property Crimes
1,640.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-16.22%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 61.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Lake Oswego each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Lake Oswego is 1,640.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -16.22% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -38.30% lower than the Oregon property crime rate of 2,659.0 per 100,000 people.

Lake Oswego Crime Compared To Oregon Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Oregon.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Lake Oswego

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Vancouver, WA 186,440 7,593 4,072.6 3,598.5 474.1
Tigard, OR 56,377 1,579 2,800.8 2,611.0 189.8
Tualatin, OR 28,030 790 2,818.4 2,590.1 228.3
West Linn, OR 26,916 326 1,211.2 1,166.6 44.6
Camas, WA 24,979 291 1,165.0 1,133.0 32.0
Milwaukie, OR 21,040 342 1,625.5 1,482.9 142.6
Sherwood, OR 20,052 272 1,356.5 1,301.6 54.9
Oregon, WI 10,718 54 503.8 438.5 65.3
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