6) Cleveland, OH
The lakefront city of Cleveland experienced 6,299 violent crimes in 2016. In total, there were 16 violent crimes per 1,000 residents. Downtown Cleveland is home to many popular tourist sights, like the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Great Lakes Science Center. If you decide to visit Cleveland to see these sights, there are some parts of the city that you’ll want to skip. One part of Cleveland that you’ll want to avoid is Kinsman Road / Minnie Ave. This area experiences 70.3 violent crimes per 1,000 residents, and there’s a 1 in 14 chance of becoming a victim. You’ll also want to avoid Kinsmith. AreaVibes gave this neighborhood an ‘F’ for its crime ranking, and the overall crime rate here is 285% higher than the national average.
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