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Here Are The 7 Safest And Most Peaceful Places To Live In Austin

For the most part, Austin is a beautiful, peaceful place to live. It’s a growing city that’s changed a lot in the last several years, and with growth comes some challenges. Austin’s crime rate is 53 percent higher than the national average, but the problem is improving (it was down 13 percent last year). In the meantime, these seven neighborhoods around Austin are some of the safest and most peaceful, according to the website AreaVibes.com, which used crime data from the FBI to identify the safest places in Texas.

These are just a few of the many vibrant, wonderful communities in the Austin area. Do you live in one of the 7 safest places to live in Austin? If not, does your neighborhood belong on this list? If so, tell us about it!

We know that Austin is pretty much the best place in the world to live. And here’s why: our people! Check out these 10 Reasons Why People From Austin Are The Best Kind Of People You’ll Ever Meet.

Catherine Rees
Catherine is a lifelong resident of Utah. She's a writer, researcher and observer of the human condition.