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These 3 Clearwater Neighborhoods have the Lowest Crime Rates



When it comes to your family, nothing else is more important than safety. Looking at crime rates and other statistics can sometimes ease your mind or at least help you make the best decision.

Clearwater compares well above the national averages when it comes to crime rates. According to Sperling's Best Places to Live, Clearwater rates a 57 on a scale of 1 to 100 for violent crimes where the U.S. average is 31. For property crime, Clearwater does even a little better at 52, with the U.S. average of 38.

Cross-referencing total livability ratings for all Clearwater neighborhoods, the following make up the top 3 Clearwater neighborhoods with the lowest crime rates. There were some communities with slightly lower crime rights, but other factors that make them less desirable. The communities below all had B+ crime ratings and a score of 85 for total livability, based on amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment and housing. Crime rates in these areas were lower than the national averages.

  • Harbor Oaks is a prestigious and historic Clearwater subdivision with some homes dating back to the 1920s, majestic oaks and luxurious homes.
  • Harbor Woods Village has mostly single-story homes constructed from 1977-83, with mature landscaping and an eclectic blend of styles and price ranges.
  • Rainbow Farms North is mostly owner-occupied and has a...
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Where are the Safest areas in Clearwater?



Clearwater, Florida is a great place to live and is a favorite destination for many people due to its geographical location. When you are looking for a home for you and your family there are a number of things that you will be looking for. Some of them include the amenities in the area, the cost of living, education, but most of all you will check the safety in the area. You want to live in an area that you feel secure however in any major metropolitan area there will be always be some amount of criminal activity. This is expected, but there are some areas that are safer than others. Clearwater is no different.

Below are some of the safest places to live in Clearwater, Florida.


Coachman Ridge

Coachman Ridge is an upscale neighborhood in the Clearwater location. The total crimes in this area are 60% lower than in any other part of Clearwater. Apart from the assured safety you get to enjoy the amenities like entertainment and shopping centers in the area that are a walking distance away. You will enjoy living in the close knit community of people. Residents in Coachman Ridge take great pride in maintaining their homes and lawns and you can enjoy the amazing landscape. Check out more Coachman Ridge stats and see my neighborhood drive through video by going here.


Harbor Oaks

At the top of the list of the safest places to live in Clearwater is Harbor Oaks. But why should you live there? You get to enjoy lots of...

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