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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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1,541 69
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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1,177 63
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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1,042 58
Cherry Hill is listed (or ranked) 4 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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Cresskill is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
tjackson15 added Cresskill New Jersey, USA

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Woodcrest is listed (or ranked) 6 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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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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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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Portland, Oregon is listed (or ranked) 9 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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Roseland is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Roseland New Jersey, USA

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Purchase, New York is listed (or ranked) 11 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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Chicago, IL is listed (or ranked) 12 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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Bergenfield is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
tjackson15 added Bergenfield New Jersey, USA

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610 29
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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522 33
Ferguson, Missouri is listed (or ranked) 15 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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San Diego is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Kscura added San Diego California, USA

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Bloomfield is listed (or ranked) 17 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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565 26
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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546 89
San Bernardino is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Kings909 added San Bernardino California

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512 27
Montvale is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Montvale New Jersey, USA

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433 4
Tarrytown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
pattir added Tarrytown New York, USA

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Chappaqua, Westchester NY is listed (or ranked) 22 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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Saint Moritz, New Jersey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
jjkravits added Saint Moritz, New Jersey Saint Moritz is located in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Homed most vicous and cruel New Jersey Deputy Attorney General who continues to commit terrible crimes against humanity including torture against children and parents for NJ ...

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Wykoff, New Jersey is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
aali added Wykoff, New Jersey Besides committing Crimes Against Humanity through the Political Abuse of Psychiatry for the purposes of obstructing the human rights of individuals, groups and entire families (NJ DCF and Bergen County DCP&P) with Negative ...

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Jersey City is listed (or ranked) 25 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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Paterson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Paterson New Jersey, USA

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Paramus is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
tjackson15 added Paramus New Jersey, USA

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Carlstadt, New Jersey is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
aali added Carlstadt, New Jersey Besides homing the worst DCF judge in the State of New Jersey, Peter J. Melchionne, overuled by Federal and State Superior judgments to stop Melchionne's forced illegal involuntary committment and Holocaust atrocities to both ...

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Stamford is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Stamford Connecticut, USA

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Laurel, Maryland is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
aali added Laurel, Maryland August 2001: Six 9/11 Hijackers Live Near Entrance to NSA. At least six 9/11 hijackers, including all of those who boarded Flight 77, live in Laurel, Maryland, from about this time. They reportedly include Hani Hanjour, Majed ...

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Anaheim is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Anaheim California

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Brooklyn is listed (or ranked) 32 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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White Plains is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
White Plains New York, USA

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Newark is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Newark New Jersey, USA

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Silver Spring is listed (or ranked) 35 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) 36 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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Frederick-Fort Detrick, Maryla... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
jefferson added Frederick-Fort Detrick, Maryland Biological Weapons Research.  Most unethical human experimentation.  Paperclip Nazis and Japanese Unit 731 recruited to perform unethical experiments including nonconsensual and inhumane.

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Compton is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Compton California

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122 4
Trenton is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Trenton New Jersey, USA

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Fort Lauderdale is listed (or ranked) 40 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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Boston is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Boston Massachusetts

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Detroit is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Detroit Michigan

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495 293
Baltimore is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Baltimore Maryland

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Brooklyn is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Brooklyn New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division, USA

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Greenwich is listed (or ranked) 45 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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Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryl... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
willSs added Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland Chemical Weapons Research, Unethical Human Experimentation. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aberdeen_Proving_Ground

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Oklahoma City is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Dismalhead added Oklahoma City Oklahoma

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Sarasota is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Sarasota Florida, USA

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Camden is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit
Camden New Jersey

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