The most dangerous city in America is Memphis, Tennessee. With a population of 628,127, Memphis has a crime rate that is 237% higher than the national average.
The second most dangerous city in the USA is St. Louis, Missouri. St. Louis has a population of 239,210 and a crime rate that is 234% higher than the national average.
Located east of San Francisco, Oakland is consistently ranked as one of the most dangerous cities in California and the nation.
Another one of the worst cities in America is Albuquerque. With a population of 562,599, the crime rate in Albuquerque is 6,356 per 100,000 people.
Baltimore is also one of the most dangerous cities in America. It has a population of 567,498 and a violent crime rate of 6,170 per 100k people.
The sixth most dangerous city in America is New Orleans. Out of a population of 376,971, New Orleans has a crime rate of 5,864 per 100,000 people.