Portland, TN Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
276
Total Crimes
2,123.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-14.24%
Below National Average
131 out of 249
In Tennessee
6,401 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Portland, TN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Portland is 2,123.9 per 100,000 people. That's -14.24% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -34.61% lower than the Tennessee total crime rate of 3,247.8 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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Portland SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Portland
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 276 2,123.9 3,247.8 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 7.3 5.0
Robbery 7 53.9 90.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 30 230.9 456.7 250.2
Violent Crime 41 315.5 595.2 366.7
Burglary 41 315.5 437.4 340.5
Larceny 166 1,277.4 1,934.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 28 215.5 280.9 219.9
Property Crime 235 1,808.4 2,652.6 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Portland

41.0
Violent Crimes
315.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-13.96%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 317.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Portland each year. That compares to a 1 in 168.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Portland is 315.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -13.96% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -46.99% lower than the Tennessee violent crime rate of 595.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Portland

235.0
Property Crimes
1,808.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
-14.29%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 55.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Portland each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Portland is 1,808.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -14.29% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -31.83% lower than the Tennessee property crime rate of 2,652.6 per 100,000 people.

Portland Crime Compared To Tennessee Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Portland

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Hendersonville, TN 58,388 752 1,287.9 1,116.7 171.3
Gallatin, TN 41,918 568 1,355.0 1,075.9 279.1
White House, TN 12,822 180 1,403.8 1,255.7 148.2
Franklin, KY 9,036 271 2,999.1 2,766.7 232.4
Greenbrier, TN 6,887 80 1,161.6 827.6 334.0
Millersville, TN 6,829 114 1,669.4 1,244.7 424.7
Cross Plains, TN 1,827 5 273.7 273.7 0.0
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