Which are the Most and Least Safe Neighborhoods in Saskatoon?
Thinking about moving to Saskatoon? Perhaps you already live and Saskatoon, but are thinking about moving to a different home. Whatever the case, you may be wondering what neighbourhoods are a safe choice, and which neighbourhoods to avoid. Here are some of the most and least safe neighbourhoods in Saskatoon.
Neighbourhoods to Look For
Safe: Silverwood Heights
Silverwood heights is a small residential neighbourhood located in north-central Saskatoon. Silverwood Heights is considered to be a middle to high income neighbourhood, mostly consisting of homeowners. Silverwood Heights is often considered a safe neighbourhood, being on the lower end of the crime map.
Safe: Lawson Heights
Similar to Silverwood Heights, Lawson Heights is located in Northern Saskatoon, and is a middle income neighbourhood. Lawson Heights has a lower home ownership rate compared to Silverwood Heights, but is also low on the crime map.
Neighbourhoods to Avoid
Less Safe: Pacific Heights
Located in North West Saskatoon, Pacific Heights is a low to middle class neighbourhood that does have a higher crime rate compared to other Saskatoon neighbourhoods.
Less Safe: Confederation Park
Confederation Park is a subdivision located on the west side of Saskatoon. Confederation Park is a lower income neighbourhood, with an average family income in the low fifty thousands. Confederation Park is considered to be a less safe neighbourhood, showing a higher crime rate when looking at the Saskatoon Crime Map.
Living in Canada, we are fortunate that even our less safe neighbourhoods are still extremely safe compared to most areas of the world. It is also important to remember that crime can happen anywhere, and even living in a safe neighbourhood you may still be the victim or theft or other crime.
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