Majority of 'Top 10 Safest Cities in Missouri' in Metro area - KMOV.com

Majority of 'Top 10 Safest Cities in Missouri' in Metro area

Posted: Updated:
(Credit: KMOV) (Credit: KMOV)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

The National Council for Home Safety and Security has announced their ranking of the safest cities in Missouri for 2018.

The St. Louis area is well represented on the list with seven of the top ten in the metro area.

The top ten safest cities in Missouri are as follows:

  • Ballwin
  • Town and Country
  • O’Fallon
  • Webster Groves
  • Wentzville
  • Maryville
  • Grain Valley
  • Nixa
  • Creve Coeur
  • Eureka

To identify the safest cities, the National Council for Home Safety and Security reviewed the most recent FBI Uniform Crime Report statistics along with population data and internal research.

The cities were ranked based on number of reported violent crimes and property crimes per 1,000 people.

Of the 72 cities ranked; Joplin, St. Louis, Bridgeton, Springfield and Branson rounded out the bottom.

To see the complete list click here.

Copyright 2018 KMOV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved

Powered by Frankly