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List Rules 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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Englewood is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
tjackson15 added Englewood New Jersey, USA - Many Englewood people suffer constant harrassment, torture and defamation and character assassination and worse to people and their children. Schools are dangerous. Web search on all the drive by murders, police torture videos ...

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1,400 67
Hackensack is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
tjackson15 added Hackensack New Jersey, USA - Criminal terror and torture to many victims targeted by corrupt police, prosecutors, judges and even attorneys. Police found guilty of many crimes and ongoing investigation into corrupt police pattern of terrorizing and ...

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1,056 61
Tenafly is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
tjackson15 added Tenafly New Jersey, USA - Tenafly mayors state Islamist views in public speeches and threaten people's children when told of need to stop terrorism in the middle east and also from most illegally segregated school system in US causing great harm to ...

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929 56
Cresskill is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
tjackson15 added Cresskill New Jersey, USA

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895 48
Woodcrest is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
jJarret added Woodcrest New Jersey, USA - Violent schools.  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woodcrest,_New_Jersey Wealthy Jewish neighborhood with documented extreme violence and abuse to children, especially in schools and intended for life and strong violence ...

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912 56
Cherry Hill is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
jJarret added Cherry Hill New Jersey, USA - Violent schools http://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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778 129
Jacksonville is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Dani Porter added Jacksonville Florida, USA

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870 327
New York City is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
New York City New York

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614 5
Purchase, New York is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
canterm added Purchase, New York Recent Crime in Purchase, NYhttps://spotcrime.com/ny/purchase Murder, mayhem, burglary and rum-running: Greenwich’s history includes them allBy Robert Marchant, Updated 4:32 pm, Wednesday, August 12, ...

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330 2
Tarrytown is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
pattir added Tarrytown New York, USA

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599 129
Portland, Oregon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
karenKlien1820 added 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 traffic.  People weird.  ...

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569 24
Roseland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Roseland New Jersey, USA

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567 107
Chicago, IL is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
kjj40 added Chicago, IL Violent dangerous city, anti-majority, worst police torture, brutality and excessive force, strong anti-majority, communist.

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519 28
Teaneck is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Teaneck New Jersey, USA

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529 43
Bergenfield is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
tjackson15 added Bergenfield New Jersey, USA

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456 31
Bloomfield is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
james99 added Bloomfield New Jersey, USA - cheap, dangerous.

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425 139
San Diego is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Kscura added San Diego California, USA

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490 25
Dumont is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Dumont New Jersey, USA

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438 32
Ferguson, Missouri is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
emm4 added 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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539 6
Chappaqua, Westchester NY is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
beym added Chappaqua, Westchester NY Hillary Clinton moved to Chappaqua NY in 1999 at the end of president Bill Clinton's second term establishing residence which allowed her to become NY senator. While Arkansas Governor Bill Clinton made $30,000 a year in one ...

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449 25
Montvale is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Montvale New Jersey, USA

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323 31
Jersey City is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
jjkr2009 added Jersey City, New Jersey New Jersey, USA

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472 88
San Bernardino is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Kings909 added San Bernardino California

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307 21
Paterson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Paterson New Jersey, USA

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388 35
Paramus is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
tjackson15 added Paramus New Jersey, USA

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349 23
Newark is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Newark New Jersey, USA

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374 7
White Plains is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
White Plains New York, USA

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395 8
Stamford is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Stamford Connecticut, USA

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321 124
Anaheim is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Anaheim California

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205 4
Brooklyn is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Guest_ff370163-ed96-4df2-bfda-bd9d98de06d5 added Brooklyn

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215 6
Silver Spring is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Guest_92984ec8-c3b5-44e3-a1e0-6e1608737deb added Silver Spring Maryland, USA

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Nashville is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Guest_448736c7-52b5-4d89-a060-bc2b6e4296ff added Nashville Tennessee, USA

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893 487
Compton is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Compton California

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418 206
Boston is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Boston Massachusetts

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1,151 591
Detroit is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Detroit Michigan

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489 291
Baltimore is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Baltimore Maryland

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181 4
Fort Lauderdale is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Guest_d93a0f64-8c43-491e-8e08-46c2c32bfe59 added Fort Lauderdale Florida, USA

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656 281
Camden is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Camden New Jersey

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129 52
Sarasota is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Sarasota Florida, USA

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211 8
Greenwich is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
canterm added Greenwich Connecticut, USA - Murder, mayhem, burglary and rum-running: Greenwich’s history includes them allBy Robert Marchant, Updated 4:32 pm, Wednesday, August 12, ...

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316 127
Oklahoma City is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Dismalhead added Oklahoma City Oklahoma

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639 317
Gary is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Gary Indiana

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512 318
Watts is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Watts California

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72 1
Sleepy Hollow is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
pattir added Sleepy Hollow New York, USA

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373 312
Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Los Angeles California

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684 536
Cleveland is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Cleveland Ohio

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554 522
Dallas is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Dallas Texas

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169 324
Austin is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
pop1 added Austin Texas, USA

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570 588
Houston is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Houston Texas

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417 290
Inglewood is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Inglewood California