Hanahan ranked #1 Safest City in South Carolina

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) — For the second time in a row, the city of Hanahan is named a top safe City in South Carolina.  Backgroundchecks.org ranked the City #1 Safest City in South Carolina, according to FBI crime stats and research conducted by their organization.

Hanahan has a current population of 12,900 residents. The community has direct access to Charleston Harbor and is home to a portion of the Naval Weapons Station Charleston. With a violent crime rate of 144, and the chance of being affected by property crime just  at 1.8%, Hanahan is the safest place to live in South Carolina.

Other areas in the lowcountry ranked by Backgroundchecks.org include: Hanahan, Summerville, Mount Pleasant, Charleston, and Goose Creek.

2 – Hanahan
3 – Summerville
4 – Mauldin
5 – North Augusta
6 – Mount Pleasant
7 – Fort Mill
8 – Charleston
9 – Clemson
10 – Simpsonville
11 – Bluffton
12 – Lexington
13 – Goose Creek
14 – Port Royal
15 – Irmo
16 – Aiken

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