2016 Safest Counties in America

Explore the safest counties in the U.S. based on crime rates for murder, assault, rape, burglary, and other crime statistics by county. Ranking based on data from the FBI and U.S. Census.

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Viewing 1-25 of 100
  1. 1

    Bon Homme

    • County in South Dakota
  2. 1

    Carlisle

    • County in Kentucky
  3. 1

    Caroline

    • County in Virginia
    • 38 reviews
  4. 1

    Clinton

    • County in Kentucky
  5. 1

    Custer

    • County in South Dakota
    • 2 reviews
  6. 1

    Tucker

    • County in West Virginia
  7. 7

    Montgomery

    • County in Georgia
  8. 8

    Pierce

    • County in Nebraska
    • 8 reviews
  9. 9

    Rosebud

    • County in Montana
  10. 10

    Jackson

    • County in Kentucky
  11. 11

    Gentry

    • County in Missouri
  12. 12

    Big Stone

    • County in Minnesota
  13. 13

    Monroe

    • County in Kentucky
  14. 14

    Allamakee

    • County in Iowa
    • 3 reviews
  15. 15

    Letcher

    • County in Kentucky
  16. 16

    Clark

    • County in Missouri
  17. 17

    Hamlin

    • County in South Dakota
  18. 18

    Lewis

    • County in West Virginia
    • 26 reviews
    Niche User:The general atmosphere of Weston is ok some people are the typical "I don't want to work for anything and then you have some pretty successful people. I would like to pursue a career in Physical Therapy but am having a hard time paying for it.
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  19. 19

    Hampshire

    • County in West Virginia
    • 14 reviews
  20. 20

    Grayson

    • County in Virginia
    • 2 reviews
  21. 21

    Estill

    • County in Kentucky
    • 1 review
  22. 22

    Lyon

    • County in Kentucky
  23. 23

    Coal

    • County in Oklahoma
  24. 24

    Hancock

    • County in Kentucky
  25. 25

    Kalkaska

    • County in Michigan
    • 2 reviews