Most Dangerous Neighborhoods In Washington, DC

Here are the most dangerous neighborhoods in Washington for 2022. The rankings are calculated based on the number of violent crimes per 100,000 people for each neighborhood, compared to the Washington violent crime average. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. The most dangerous areas in Washington is based on data from the local law enforcement agency and when not available, also includes estimates based on demographic data.

Population 29,798
189%
Violent Crimes 2,769 crimes / 100k people
189% more crime than Washington
Population 28,660
86%
Violent Crimes 1,784 crimes / 100k people
86% more crime than Washington
Population 117,488
83%
Violent Crimes 1,749 crimes / 100k people
83% more crime than Washington
Population 10,104
56%
Violent Crimes 1,491 crimes / 100k people
56% more crime than Washington
Population 21,142
52%
Violent Crimes 1,452 crimes / 100k people
52% more crime than Washington
Population 13,782
51%
Violent Crimes 1,449 crimes / 100k people
51% more crime than Washington
Population 11,100
19%
Violent Crimes 1,141 crimes / 100k people
19% more crime than Washington
Population 11,683
17%
Violent Crimes 1,123 crimes / 100k people
17% more crime than Washington
Population 11,886
0%
Violent Crimes 960 crimes / 100k people
equal to Washington
Population 55,592
-4%
Violent Crimes 920 crimes / 100k people
4% less crime than Washington