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, which used crime data from the FBI to identify the safest places in Texas.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

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.