The 10 Safest Neighborhoods In Garland For 2020


We used science and data to determine which neighborhoods in Garland are the safest places to live.

Editor’s Note: This is our first time ranking the safest neighborhoods to live in Garland.
Safest Neighborhoods In Garland

We analyzed every possible crime metric to determine which neighborhoods in Garland are the safest.

Every year, more than 30 million Americans move. Sometimes, its for a job, other times its to escape the big city. But no matter where you move, you want a neighborhood thats family friendly, clean, and most importantly, safe.

Weve analyzed the FBI crime reports data on violent and property crimes for every single neighborhood in Garland. Then, we calculated your chances of being the victim of a crime in each one.

In which Garland neighborhoods can you leave your doors unlocked at night? Heres the list. For a more detailed breakdown for each neighborhood, keep reading.

So, which neighborhood is the safest in Garland in 2020? That would be Hidden Forest. Thats according to the most recent FBI crime data, which takes into account everything from thefts and robberies to assaults and murders.

If you want to dig down deeper into each neighborhood’s statistics, as well as our methodology, take a look below. Some of these neighborhoods are the best places to live in Garland.

If you dont see a neighborhood youre looking for in our top ten, scroll down to the bottom, where we have all Garland neighborhoods listed in order from safest to most dangerous. Read on to see how we determined the places around Garland that deserve a little bragging rights or maybe you’re interested in the worst neighborhoods in Garland.

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How We Determined The Safest Garland Hoods In 2020

You can ask people which neighborhoods are the safest, or you can just look at the unbiased raw data. So, instead of relying on speculation and opinion, we analyzed the hard numbers from the FBIs most recent crime report (published in September of 2019) for every neighborhood in Garland.

To be more specific, we analyzed the FBIs Uniform Crime Report. We then ran an analysis to calculate each neighborhoods property and violent crimes based on the demographics of the area and reported crime. We used two key criteria:

  • Total Crimes Per Capita
  • Violent Crimes Per Capita
  • Property Crimes Per Capita

We then ranked each neighborhood with scores from 1 to 57 in each category, where 1 was the safest.

Next, we averaged the rankings for each neighborhood to create a safe neighborhood index.

And finally, we crowned the neighborhood with the lowest safest neighborhood index the ‘Safest City Neighborhood In Garland.’ We’re lookin’ at you, Hidden Forest.

Read on below to learn more about what it’s like to live in the safest places Garland. Or skip to the end to see the list of all the neighborhoods in the city from safest to most expensive.

The 10 Safest Neighborhoods To Live In Garland For 2020

Overall SnackAbility

8
/10

Population: 241
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 101
Property Crime Per 100k: 779
More on Hidden Forest: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Hidden Forest comes in at 101 and the property crime per capita is 779 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

6
/10

Population: 334
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 146
Property Crime Per 100k: 562
More on Brentwood Place: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Brentwood Place comes in at 146 and the property crime per capita is 562 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

8
/10

Population: 884
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 83
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,274
More on Camelot Community: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Camelot Community comes in at 83 and the property crime per capita is 1,274 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

7
/10

Population: 380
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 193
Property Crime Per 100k: 988
More on Creekside Village: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Creekside Village comes in at 193 and the property crime per capita is 988 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 145
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 127
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,213
More on Creek Bend: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Creek Bend comes in at 127 and the property crime per capita is 1,213 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 220
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 127
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,213
More on Hills Of Firewheel: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Hills Of Firewheel comes in at 127 and the property crime per capita is 1,213 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

7
/10

Population: 387
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 253
Property Crime Per 100k: 485
More on Duck Creek Estates: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Duck Creek Estates comes in at 253 and the property crime per capita is 485 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

8
/10

Population: 3,845
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 216
Property Crime Per 100k: 977
More on Apollo Arapaho And Camelot: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Apollo Arapaho And Camelot comes in at 216 and the property crime per capita is 977 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 1,511
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 65
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,491
More on Springpark: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Springpark comes in at 65 and the property crime per capita is 1,491 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

8
/10

Population: 3,126
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 125
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,381
More on Oakridge: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Oakridge comes in at 125 and the property crime per capita is 1,381 for 2020.

Summing Up The Safest Places In Garland

Looking at the data, you can tell that Hidden Forest is as safe as they come, according to science and data.

But as most Texas residents would agree, almost every place here has its safe and not safe parts. So just make sure you’re informed ahead of time.

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Detailed List Of The Safest Neighborhoods To Live In Garland For 2020

Rank Neighborhood Crime Per 100K
1 Hidden Forest 880
2 Brentwood Place 708
3 Camelot Community 1,357
4 Creekside Village 1,181
5 Creek Bend 1,340
6 Hills Of Firewheel 1,340
7 Duck Creek Estates 738
8 Apollo Arapaho And Camelot 1,193
9 Springpark 1,556
10 Oakridge 1,506
11 Shores Of Eastern Hills 1,666
12 Forest Crest 1,327
13 Fall Creek Estates 1,448
14 Broadway Village 1,385
15 Park North 1,301
16 Coomer Creek 1,767
17 Dalcastle And Linda Heights 1,772
18 Camelot 1,807
19 Crystal Lake 1,162
20 Holford 2,004
21 Meadowood 1,505
22 Trails 2,298
23 Creek Valley 1,971
24 The Enclave 2,252
25 Glynnhill Highland Estates 1,738
26 Chandler Heights 2,446
27 Wood Glen 4,136
28 New West 2,348
29 Duck Creek 3,930
30 Waterford Estates 2,660
31 Freemonteers 2,338
32 Monica Park Heights 2,422
33 Monica Park 3,180
34 Creekside 4,632
35 Springfield Estates 2,886
36 The Shores Of Wellington 4,443
37 Northeast Garland 2,836
38 Park Groves 2,913
39 Picket Place 2,971
40 Brentwood Village 2,758
41 Almeta-Bonita-Bella Vista 3,240
42 Village Green 4,702
43 Holiday Park 4,614
44 Arbor Creek 3,551
45 Bellaire Heights 3,108
46 Country Brook 4,913
47 Sutton Place 3,908
48 Charleston Commons 3,253
49 Rainbow Estates 4,538
50 Mill Creek Crossing 5,635
51 Oaks 5,445
52 First Centerville 7,029
53 Rustic Oaks 6,710
54 Valley Creek North 5,943
55 Fernwood 6,045
56 Towngate 8,078
57 Place One 6,736

About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already.

You can find out more about him on LinkedIn or his website.

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