Compared to the other cities in North Dakota and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Devils Lake, ND? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Devils Lake, ND has been ranked safer than 13% of other cities in the state of North Dakota. In addition, Devils Lake, ND is safer than 32% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all North Dakota and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Devils Lake, ND. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Devils Lake, ND is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.