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Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities In Texas In 2023

By, Muhd. Faizan

16/07/2023

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Odessa

 Odessa, Texas, is the most dangerous city in the state. The city has a high crime rate, with violent crimes like murder and assault being particularly common.

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Houston

Houston is the second-most dangerous city in Texas, with a violent crime rate of 12.4 per 1,000 residents which is more than twice the national average of 4.9 per 1,000 residents.

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Lubbock

The crime rate in Lubbock is significantly higher than the national average, with violent crime rates that are more than double the national average.

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Beaumont

The most common violent crimes in Beaumont are aggravated assault, robbery, and burglary. and motor vehicle theft.

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San Antonio

San Antonio has a higher crime rate than the national average, with a violent crime rate of 735 per 100,000 people.

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Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi is the 43rd most dangerous city in the US, according to the FBI's Uniform Crime Report.

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Dallas 

Dallas is ranked as the 14th most dangerous city in the United States. The violent crime rate in Dallas is 59% higher than the national average.

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Waco 

Waco is a city in Texas with a population of over 130,000 people.The northeast side of the city has the highest crime rates and is where the most violent crimes happen.

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Arlington

Arlington has a low overall risk of crime, but there are some areas that are more dangerous than others.The most dangerous area for pedestrians in Arlington is Old Town Historic District.

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Tyler

Tyler has a crime rate that is higher than 91% of communities in Texas. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Tyler is 1 in 29.

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