It's a known fact that Maine is one of the safest states in the country. In fact, a recent study by 247wallst.com ranks the state the 2nd safest in the country.

But which towns and cities in Maine are the safest?

The website neighborhoodscout.com shows us the top ten safest towns in Maine, based on crime data from the state's law enforcement departments.

1.) Monticello - Bridgewater

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2.) Northern Piscataquis

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3.) Chapman - Castle Hill Area

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4.) Saint Agatha & Frenchville

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5.) Eliot

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6.) Cumberland & Chebeaugue Island

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7.) New Sweden - Square Lake Area

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8.) Westfield - Mars Hill Area

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9.) Manchester

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10.) Readfield

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