A website that ranks cities based on their safety has compiled a list of the top 50 safest North Carolina cities, and a couple of local cities made the list.
In its top 50 safest cities Boiling Spring Lakes and Leland were both ranked at 16 and 43 respectively according to Safewise.com.
The site points out Boiling Spring Lakes' family-friendly activities like kayaking, fishing and the annual Spring Fling. For Leland, its golf courses and close proximity to local beaches earned it high marks.
The site also points out the violent and property crimes per 1,000 people. Pinehurst topped the list as the safest city in NC.
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