Port Washington, NY 11050 #4 Safest City in NY. Home Buyers, whether you’re laying down roots for the first time or relocating your family, finding a safe city to settle down in isn’t always easy. Researching crime in city after city is frustrating and requires time that most busy Home Buyers simply don’t have. The good news is, Safewise and The William N. Bodouva, Jr. Real Estate Corporation have the answers you’re looking for.
We’ve paired data from the FBI’s 2011 Crime in the U.S. Report with our own thorough investigation and created a comprehensive list of the top 50 safest cities in New York, with 15,000 residents or more.
If a move to the Empire State is in your future, use the crime statistics and community summaries provided in our all-inclusive report to discover your family’s new hometown.
Safest Cities in New York: #4. Port Washington, NY 11050
You know what they say about location, and Port Washington has got it! Perfectly situated on the North Shore of Long Island, & just 17 miles east of Manhattan, 36 Minutes via LIRR, Port Washington families enjoy an unsurpassed waterfront lifestyle. A highly regarded Public School District, vibrant downtown and a diverse citizenship are a few reasons why Port Washington families take pride in their community.
Another is "undeniable community cohesiveness." In fact, residents joined together to transform and old school house into one of Port Washington’s greatest treasures: the Landmark on Main Street. This thriving community center offers families a multitude of programs, plus a 425-seat theater that serves up more than 35 performances a year. Port Washington also enjoys a well-earned reputation as "welcoming & safe." In fact, NO violent crimes were reported to law enforcement in 2011 or 2012.
William Bodouva, Jr. ABR* SFR E-PRO SRES RSPS Licensed Real Estate Broker & Owner
Specializing in the: Port Washington, Sands Point, Manhasset, Great Neck, Glen Cove, Glen Head, Sea Cliff and Roslyn Heights, areas on the North Shore of Long island, NY, since 1985.