Ithaca Named Most Secure Place To Live

Most Secure Place To Live

ITHACA, NY (WENY)---A local community has been named the Most Secure Place to Live.

Farmers Insurance has ranked the city of Ithaca as the most secure place to live in the United States for cities with 150,000 people or less. The annual ranking lists 400 U.S. cities based on safety and security by using crime statistics, extreme weather, housing and job loss numbers.

Ithaca mayor Svante Myrick says the award is a real credit to the level of dedication from the city's first responders. Farmers Insurance will present the award to the city Friday at 3 PM in Stewart Park.