Thanks to thorough data collection and reporting from Niche, we now know the safest American cities. Because Niche gathered its statistics from the FBI Uniform Crime Report. It weighted types of crimes committed against anecdotes from residents. And now, thanks to those efforts, we have all the data we need about the safest American cities. So if you’re looking for a change in scenery, you might want to start here.
13. Burbank, California
Burbank is the home to many entertainment hubs of the country, including Warner Bros. Studios, Disney, Nickelodeon, and Cartoon Network. There are 104,725 people living there, and there were 150 violent crimes per 100,000 residents in 2017 (national average is 453). 95 percent of its population feels safe.