Families choosing where to move in North Carolina have to take a variety of factors into consideration, including quality of schools, cost of living and safety. To help families find the safest communities to move to, SafeWise identified the top 20 safest cities in North Carolina based on crime report statistics, population data and many other factors. View this slideshow to see why Concord ranked at #16 and to see what other Charlotte-area suburbs made the top 20 list.