Most Dangerous Neighborhoods In Washington, DC

Here are the most dangerous neighborhoods in Washington for 2021. 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
186%
Violent Crimes 2,797 crimes / 100k people
186% more crime than Washington
Population 28,660
84%
Violent Crimes 1,802 crimes / 100k people
84% more crime than Washington
Population 117,488
81%
Violent Crimes 1,767 crimes / 100k people
81% more crime than Washington
Population 10,104
54%
Violent Crimes 1,506 crimes / 100k people
54% more crime than Washington
Population 21,142
50%
Violent Crimes 1,467 crimes / 100k people
50% more crime than Washington
Population 13,782
50%
Violent Crimes 1,464 crimes / 100k people
50% more crime than Washington
Population 11,100
18%
Violent Crimes 1,153 crimes / 100k people
18% more crime than Washington
Population 11,683
16%
Violent Crimes 1,135 crimes / 100k people
16% more crime than Washington
Population 11,886
-1%
Violent Crimes 970 crimes / 100k people
1% less crime than Washington
Population 55,592
-5%
Violent Crimes 929 crimes / 100k people
5% less crime than Washington
Population 8,132
-7%
Violent Crimes 907 crimes / 100k people
7% less crime than Washington
Population 34,835
-8%
Violent Crimes 897 crimes / 100k people
8% less crime than Washington
Population 13,633
-16%
Violent Crimes 820 crimes / 100k people
16% less crime than Washington
Population 16,318
-18%
Violent Crimes 805 crimes / 100k people
18% less crime than Washington
Population 57,481
-24%
Violent Crimes 740 crimes / 100k people
24% less crime than Washington
Population 24,123
-28%
Violent Crimes 707 crimes / 100k people
28% less crime than Washington
Population 6,077
-30%
Violent Crimes 683 crimes / 100k people
30% less crime than Washington
Population 5,302
-33%
Violent Crimes 652 crimes / 100k people
33% less crime than Washington
Population 17,154
-47%
Violent Crimes 517 crimes / 100k people
47% less crime than Washington
Population 16,297
-49%
Violent Crimes 495 crimes / 100k people
49% less crime than Washington