Is Washington, DC safe?

Is Washington safe? Listed below are the safest neighborhoods in Washington for 2021. Rankings are based on total crimes per 100,000 people for each neighborhood when compared to the Washington average. Total crimes include both violent crimes (murder, rape, robbery, assault) and property crimes (burglary, theft, vehicle theft). Total crimes include crime data provided by local law enforcement agencies and if not available, could also include estimates based on various demographic data.

Population 12,937
-76%
Number of Crimes 1,245 crimes / 100k people
76% less crime than Washington
Population 18,855
-76%
Number of Crimes 1,279 crimes / 100k people
76% less crime than Washington
Population 9,436
-74%
Number of Crimes 1,375 crimes / 100k people
74% less crime than Washington
Population 3,598
-65%
Number of Crimes 1,847 crimes / 100k people
65% less crime than Washington
Population 11,732
-64%
Number of Crimes 1,900 crimes / 100k people
64% less crime than Washington
Population 2,252
-60%
Number of Crimes 2,089 crimes / 100k people
60% less crime than Washington
Population 912
-60%
Number of Crimes 2,089 crimes / 100k people
60% less crime than Washington
Population 18,506
-53%
Number of Crimes 2,472 crimes / 100k people
53% less crime than Washington
Population 7,667
-50%
Number of Crimes 2,621 crimes / 100k people
50% less crime than Washington
Population 12,696
-48%
Number of Crimes 2,728 crimes / 100k people
48% less crime than Washington
Population 17,154
-30%
Number of Crimes 3,648 crimes / 100k people
30% less crime than Washington
Population 16,318
-26%
Number of Crimes 3,840 crimes / 100k people
26% less crime than Washington
Population 57,481
-20%
Number of Crimes 4,160 crimes / 100k people
20% less crime than Washington
Population 24,123
-19%
Number of Crimes 4,224 crimes / 100k people
19% less crime than Washington
Population 5,302
-15%
Number of Crimes 4,455 crimes / 100k people
15% less crime than Washington
Population 11,886
-13%
Number of Crimes 4,529 crimes / 100k people
13% less crime than Washington
Population 2,608
-9%
Number of Crimes 4,732 crimes / 100k people
9% less crime than Washington
Population 8,132
-7%
Number of Crimes 4,846 crimes / 100k people
7% less crime than Washington
Population 13,768
1%
Number of Crimes 5,279 crimes / 100k people
1% more crime than Washington
Population 16,297
2%
Number of Crimes 5,322 crimes / 100k people
2% more crime than Washington