These neighborhoods are the safest in Rochester.

I moved to NW Rochester in August of 2016 and most people said it was safe. So far, I've still found this to be true. I may hear sirens in the distance occasionally, but very rarely does something actually happen near me.


According to, these are the ten safest neighborhoods in Rochester, Minnesota

So just what makes these neighborhoods so safe? It turns out Rochester is safer than 27% of American cities. You have a 1 in 567 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Rochester. In fact, you're more likely to be the victim of theft or burglary, and even that's a small chance.

Do you agree with these statistics?

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