Northwest, North Carolina

Is Northwest, North Carolina a safe place to live?

Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 68.7 to Northwest, North Carolina (with 100 being the best). This score helps find the safest places to live in America. When determining if Northwest, North Carolina is a safe place to live, we analyze factors including air quality, water quality, crime rates, natural disaster frequency, substance abuse rates, cancer instances, and more.

Crime rates in Northwest, North Carolina

  • Crime rates[no data]
  • Arson crimes[no data]
  • Vandalism[no data]

In Northwest, North Carolina, violent crime rates are considered to be [no data]Analytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research. Arson crimes are [no data]Analytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest and property crimes, including vandalism rank [no data]Analytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest.

Environmental Hazards Northwest, North Carolina

  • Cancer instancesthe highest
  • Substance abusemoderate

In Northwest, North Carolina, cancer instances are considered to be the highestAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research. Substance abuse in Northwest, North Carolina is moderateAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research.

Natural Disasters in Northwest, North Carolina

  • Earthquakes
    in Northwest are unlikely
  • Hurracanes
    in Northwest are possible
  • Severe Storms
    in Northwest are possible
  • Tornados
    in Northwest are possible
  • Volcanos
    in Northwest are unlikely
  • Wildfires
    in Northwest are moderate

Smoking Laws in Northwest, North Carolina

Smoking is Prohibited both in Northwest. Smoking inside of workplaces in Northwest is Allowed. The use of e-cigarettes is banned. In Northwest, North Carolina marijuana use is not legal.

Air & Water Quality in Northwest, North Carolina

Air quality
96.0% of the time
Water quality
100 out of 100

Northwest, North Carolina has good air quality 96.0% of the time or 350 days per year. The water quality index calculated by Dwellics team in Northwest is 100 out of 100 (100 being the best) based on the number of acute health-based violations for every water utility in the last 5 years.