The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit Cities / Towns

The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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List Criteria: U.S. cities that have high crime rates, poor city planning or are otherwise unfavorable places to live or visit

The worst US cities to live in or visit, ranked by hundreds of voters who have had the misfortune to actually go to these places. Anyone can vote on this list of the worst cities in the US, making it a trustworthy way to find out which US cities to avoid. You can even add your own list of the worst cities in the USA to these rankings. Whether you're traveling or looking to move somewhere permanently, these are the US cities to avoid at all costs.

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    New Jersey, USA Lot of mistreatment to people in Englewood.

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    New Jersey, USA Hackensack, capital of Bergen County, NJ.Complaints people and children.

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    Cherry Hill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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    Cherry Hill New Jersey, USA Violent schoolshttp://www.cherryhill-nj.com http://articles.philly.com/1993-11-12/news/25944342_1_nazis-america-nationalist-party-jewish-population Nazi Germany at Cherry Hill High School East 

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    Woodcrest is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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    Woodcrest New Jersey, USA Violent schools. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woodcrest,_New_Jersey

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    Portland, Oregon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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    Portland, Oregon Deadly dull city.  Worst in world for friendliness and making comfortable moving in.  Worst still for getting a date!   Absolutely nothing to do in this city and terrible

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    Florida, USA

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    New Jersey, USA

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    Ferguson, Missouri is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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    Ferguson, Missouri The Justice Department found that the Ferguson Police Department (FPD) engaged in a pattern or practice of conduct that violates the First, Fourth, and 14th Amendments of the Constitution. 

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    New Jersey, USA

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    New Jersey, USA

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    New Jersey, USA

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    California, USA

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    Chicago, IL is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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    Chicago, IL Violent dangerous city, anti-majority, worst police torture, brutality and excessive force, strong anti-majority, communist.

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    California

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    New Jersey, USA cheap, dangerous.

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    New Jersey, USA

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    New York

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    California

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    New Jersey, USA

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    Michigan

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    New Jersey

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    California

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    New Jersey, USA

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    Maryland

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    Indiana

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    Florida, USA

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    California

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    Ohio

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    Massachusetts

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    Oklahoma

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    Pennsylvania

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    Texas

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    Missouri

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    Mississippi

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    Tennessee

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    California

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