Is Washington, DC safe?

Is Washington safe? Listed below are the safest neighborhoods in Washington for 2022. 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 1,033 crimes / 100k people
76% less crime than Washington
Population 18,855
-76%
Number of Crimes 1,063 crimes / 100k people
76% less crime than Washington
Population 9,436
-74%
Number of Crimes 1,127 crimes / 100k people
74% less crime than Washington
Population 3,598
-65%
Number of Crimes 1,541 crimes / 100k people
65% less crime than Washington
Population 11,732
-64%
Number of Crimes 1,573 crimes / 100k people
64% less crime than Washington
Population 2,252
-60%
Number of Crimes 1,756 crimes / 100k people
60% less crime than Washington
Population 912
-60%
Number of Crimes 1,756 crimes / 100k people
60% less crime than Washington
Population 18,506
-53%
Number of Crimes 2,050 crimes / 100k people
53% less crime than Washington
Population 7,667
-50%
Number of Crimes 2,173 crimes / 100k people
50% less crime than Washington
Population 12,696
-48%
Number of Crimes 2,266 crimes / 100k people
48% less crime than Washington