Portland, TN Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
290
Total Crimes
2,195.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-6.41%
Below National Average
142 out of 248
In Tennessee
6,111 out of 8,904
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 2,195.6 per 100,000 people. That's -6.41% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -30.64% lower than the Tennessee total crime rate of 3,165.5 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.

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Portland SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
4
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 290 2,195.6 3,165.5 2,346.0
Murder 1 7.6 9.6 6.5
Robbery 2 15.1 81.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 52 393.7 543.2 279.7
Violent Crime 65 492.1 672.7 387.8
Burglary 43 325.6 384.5 314.2
Larceny 168 1,272.0 1,802.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 14 106.0 306.4 246.0
Property Crime 225 1,703.5 2,492.8 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Portland

65
Violent Crimes
492.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
26.90%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 203.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Portland each year. That compares to a 1 in 148.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Portland is 492.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 26.90% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -26.84% lower than the Tennessee violent crime rate of 672.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Portland

225
Property Crimes
1,703.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-13.01%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 58.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Portland each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Portland is 1,703.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -13.01% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -31.66% lower than the Tennessee property crime rate of 2,492.8 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 58,901 680 1,154.5 993.2 161.3
Gallatin, TN 44,584 576 1,291.9 984.7 307.3
White House, TN 12,936 164 1,267.8 1,066.8 201.0
Franklin, KY 9,072 266 2,932.1 2,722.7 209.4
Greenbrier, TN 6,896 59 855.6 638.1 217.5
Millersville, TN 6,811 86 1,262.7 763.5 499.2
Cross Plains, TN 1,841 3 163.0 163.0 0.0
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