The Safewise.com list, released last week, highlighted its commitment to the environment and focus on healthy activities. Safewise is a home security review resource.
Sudbury earned the top spot on the list. Newton was ranked No. 38.
"Excellent schools, a vibrant downtown center, and a strong tech and bio-pharmaceuticals industry make it a popular place to call home," said the report.
Safewise.com reported the following statistics for Lexington:
- Violent crimes per 1,000 residents: .41
- Property crimes per 1,000 residents: 7.06