Newark is a small residential town which has grown up with bigger/more commercial Fremont/Union City, but it’s certainly greener than Union City and safer than Fremont. It’s the city which is somewhat mid way between San Jose and Oakland/San Francisco, and is also the city which connects the East Bay to the West Bay.
NEWARK , CA — Newark has been named in the Top 100 safest cities in the state of California, coming in at 67, according to SafeWise, an online safety resource, which analyzed data from California. The evaluation is based on the number of reported violent crimes in each city per 1,000 people.
Fremont has been ranked as the safest city in the Bay Area.
The western edge of the city is near the southern end of the San Francisco Bay. State Route 84 runs through the city, and continues as the Dumbarton Bridge to cross the San Francisco Bay to reach Menlo Park. Interstate 880 serves as the eastern boundary with Fremont.
Newark, city and port, Essex county , northeastern New Jersey, U.S. It lies on the west bank of the Passaic River and on Newark Bay, 8 miles (13 km) west of lower Manhattan Island, New York City. Newark was incorporated as a city in 1836.
The Fremont CA crime rate for 2018 was 210.9 per 100,000 population, a 15.66% increase from 2017. The Fremont CA crime rate for 2017 was 182.34 per 100,000 population, a 2.4% increase from 2016. The Fremont CA crime rate for 2016 was 178.06 per 100,000 population, a 22.81% increase from 2015.
Hayward is safer than Oakland and San Leandro to the north but has more crime than Union City and Fremont to the south. The hills tend to be the most desireable and safest part of the city.
Sunnyvale, California. Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Sunnyvale rates as the safest city in America. The violent crime rate in the city is well below average, but that’s not the only reason Sunnyvale is so safe.