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Places With The Lowest Crime In Rhode Island 2018

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score64
  • East Providence, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 47,260
  • I have been a career-oriented, constant mover. From apartments in mega-cities to cabins in the woods, "been there, done that". Living in East Providence was a very pleasant experience. Rhode Island is
65
  • Tiverton, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,486
67
  • Westerly, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,632
65
  • Warwick, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 81,881
  • Warwick, RI is a quaint city with a small town look and feel. When I visited it was due to a scheduling mix up and I flew into T.F. Green Airport. I had some time to kill so I decided to wander around
76
  • Wakefield-Peacedale, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,904
69
  • Cumberland Hill, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,014
72
  • Newport East, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,042
64
  • Greenville, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,425
71
  • Cranston, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 80,882
  • I spent four days in Cranston, RI when touring the state of Rhode Island. Cranston, RI may not be a big and bustling city however it is fun in its own aspect. Cranston, RI capitalizes on the small town
68
  • Kingston, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,891
67
  • Valley Falls, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,116
66
  • Newport, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,570
61
  • Pawtucket, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 71,389
  • My experiences with Pawtucket, Rhode Island have always revolved around visiting the small city in order to catch the Pawtucket Red Sox play ball. It was an economical way to watch some good sports
49
  • Woonsocket, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 41,272
  • What is not there to like about Rhode Island. Though the state may be small, there is a strong sense of community within the state. I was originally from New York City. 5 years ago I moved from the city
58
  • Providence, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 178,851
  • I lived in the city of Providence, RI for four years. Providence has a unique culture that draws some of its best elements from being a seaside port, a historical landmark and Boston's southward
57
  • Central Falls, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,366

Low crime rates are an important factor when determining the livability of any given city in Rhode Island. Finding the safest places to live in Rhode Island can be challenging, especially in larger cities which tend to have more crime. Luckily, AreaVibes has done all the heavy lifting for you. Using science and data, AreaVibes has created a list of the safest places to live in Rhode Island with a population over 5,000.

The Rhode Island cities listed above have impeccably low crime rates when compared to other cities in the state. How did we choose the safest places to live in Rhode Island? To create the list, we looked at both property crimes (burglary, theft, vehicle theft) and violent crimes (murder, rape, robbery, assault), then calculated the number of crimes per 100,000 people so that all cities are compared equally. Higher weights were given to violent crimes.

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