Albany, Oregon Houses for Sale

Albany is located in the western part of the state of Oregon and a city and seat in Linn County, and sits in the Willamette Valley and is at the juncture of the Willamette and Calapooia rivers that is situated in the southern part of Salem. The area where the present-day Albany was established in 1848 by Walter and Thomas Monteith and named the field after the capital city of the state of New York. It Was then developed to become a shipping point for grain, wool, and the cascara bark. In 1870, the Oregon and California Railroad arrived in the site, and it spurred the boom of the economy with the lumber, wood pulp, paper, rare metals, and the food industries became a mainstay.

Home Prices

AVERAGE
505,798 +23%
MEDIAN
415,000 +14%

Relative Price (per sqft.)

PRICE

Listings

ACTIVE
40 -4%
NEW
96 +5%

Market Duration

DAYS
21 -3%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 56  
Police Civilians 33  
Total Arrests 1,623 (2020)
Total Incidents 3,367 (2020)
CrimeScore 30.56  
National Rank 3268th  
Statewide Rank 63rd  

Local Statistics

Population 56,129 (0.02%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,790 (-0.53%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 11
Arson 22
Assault Offenses 307
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 108
Counterfeiting/Forgery 56
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 733
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 545
Fraud Offenses 183
Homicide Offenses 2
Kidnapping/Abduction 2
Larceny/Theft Offenses 1,325
Motor Vehicle Theft 121
Pornography/Obscene Material 5
Robbery 28
Sex Offenses 33
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 2
Stolen Property Offenses 10
Weapon Law Violations 200