What are Orlando’s Safest Neighborhoods?

If you’re moving to – or within – Orlando, finding a home that’s safe for you and your family is a top priority. These neighborhoods have some of the area’s lowest crime rates.

Bay Hill

  • West side of the city, approximately 12 miles from downtown
  • Crime rate is 58% lower than national average
  • Year-over-year crime numbers down 4%
  • Rated more family-friendly than 97% of Florida cities

Doctor Phillips

  • Directly adjacent to the east side of Bay Hill
  • Safer than 62% U.S. cities
  • Chances of falling victim to crime: just 1 in 67
  • In the top 15% of highest-income U.S. neighborhoods

Hunter’s Creek

  • Southwest side of the city
  • Safer than 51% of Florida neighborhoods
  • Steadily decreasing crime rates

Lake Hart

  • 20 miles southeast of downtown
  • Safer than 79% of Florida cities
  • Growing into one of Orlando’s most beautiful places to live


  • Approximately 10 miles due east of downtown
  • Safer than 86% of U.S. cities
  • Arguably one of the most livable neighborhoods in the state

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The crime data in this piece was compiled from neighborhoodscout.com and areavibes.com. Neighborhood photos
courtesy of Google Street View.