Safety first. 

That’s the mantra at every workplace (even though some don’t actually adhere to it). But it should also be top of mind when searching for a place to live. 

I don’t know about you, but I want to be able to go to sleep at night without worrying about people who are up to no good running amok in my neighborhood. I grew up in a small town, shielded from that kind of nonsense for the most part.

Get our free mobile app

Don’t get me wrong – living in the big city has its perks. But there are tradeoffs involved with enjoying those perks. The high cost of living, heavy traffic, and high crime rates immediately come to mind. 

Trust me, I know from experience just how daunting moving from a small town to a major metropolitan area can be. But knowing that the city you’re moving to is among the safest in the country can make it a lot less daunting. 

And if that’s you, you’re in luck. The researchers at Homesnacks conducted a study to determine the 10 safest cities in the United States. When all was said and done, four cities right here in the Lone Star State were ranked among the safest. 

So, if you’re looking to drag up and relocate to a bigger city in Texas and safety is your main concern, you may want to put down roots in Frisco, Allen, McKinney, or League City. 

10 Safest Cities in the United States 

  1. Carmel, IN 
  2. Naperville, IL 
  3. Thousand Oaks, CA 
  4. Cary, NC 
  5. Frisco, TX 
  6. Murrieta, CA 
  7. Allen, TX 
  8. Port St. Lucie, FL 
  9. McKinney, TX 
  10. League City, TX

Be Aware of 5 New Texas Laws That Go Into Effect January 1, 2024

New Texas laws going into effect in 2024 address a wide range of topics.

Gallery Credit: unsplash.com

The 25 Brands Many Call Their Favorite That Got Their Start in Texas

Texas is certainly an entrepreneurial state. From mom and pop businesses to major retailers, there are brands that are popular both big and small. These 25 popular brands got their start in the Lone Star State.

Gallery Credit: Facebook, YouTube, Google Maps, Michael Gibson - Townsquare Media, amazon.com, walmart.com, unsplash.com

10 of the Snobbiest Cities in Texas

If you're looking for the upper-class or snobby areas in the state of Texas here are the areas you should know about.

Gallery Credit: Billy Jenkins

More From Mix 93.1