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Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)


1.  Gary, IN (housing, pop. 97,715): 4.83
2.  Detroit, MI (housing, pop. 871,121): 4.73
3.  Flint, MI (housing, pop. 117,068): 4.57
4.  Birmingham, AL (housing, pop. 229,424): 4.45
5.  Baltimore, MD (housing, pop. 631,366): 4.33
6.  Saginaw, MI (housing, pop. 57,523): 4.12
7.  Richmond, CA (housing, pop. 102,120): 4.07
8.  Compton, CA (housing, pop. 95,701): 4.04
9.  Camden, NJ (housing, pop. 79,318): 4.00
10.  Richmond, VA (housing, pop. 192,913): 3.88
11.  Youngstown, OH (housing, pop. 81,520): 3.86
12.  New Orleans, LA (housing, pop. 223,388): 3.76
13.  Newark, NJ (housing, pop. 281,402): 3.74
14.  St. Louis, MO (housing, pop. 347,181): 3.72
15.  Oakland, CA (housing, pop. 397,067): 3.64
16.  Irvington, NJ (housing, pop. 60,695): 3.56
17.  North Charleston, SC (housing, pop. 87,482): 3.19
18.  Inglewood, CA (housing, pop. 114,914): 3.12
19.  Little Rock, AR (housing, pop. 184,422): 3.11
20.  Kansas City, KS (housing, pop. 143,801): 3.10
21.  Washington, DC (housing, pop. 581,530): 2.91
22.  Cincinnati, OH (housing, pop. 332,252): 2.88
23.  Philadelphia, PA (housing, pop. 1,448,394): 2.77
24.  Baton Rouge, LA (housing, pop. 229,553): 2.71
25.  Buffalo, NY (housing, pop. 276,059): 2.64
26.  Wilmington, DE (housing, pop. 72,826): 2.58
27.  Fort Myers, FL (housing, pop. 60,531): 2.52
28.  Lynwood, CA (housing, pop. 71,061): 2.51
29.  Kansas City, MO (housing, pop. 447,306): 2.50
30.  Monroe, LA (housing, pop. 51,555): 2.44
31.  Dayton, OH (housing, pop. 156,771): 2.33
32.  Rochester, NY (housing, pop. 208,123): 2.32
33.  San Bernardino, CA (housing, pop. 198,985): 2.30
34.  Elkhart, IN (housing, pop. 52,748): 2.28
35.  Atlanta, GA (housing, pop. 486,411): 2.26
36.  Jackson, MS (housing, pop. 176,614): 2.26
37.  Pine Bluff, AR (housing, pop. 51,758): 2.25
38.  North Little Rock, AR (housing, pop. 58,896): 2.19
39.  Memphis, TN (housing, pop. 670,902): 2.16
40.  Trenton, NJ (housing, pop. 83,923): 2.13
41.  Charleston, SC (housing, pop. 107,845): 2.12
42.  Rocky Mount, NC (housing, pop. 57,057): 2.08
43.  Bridgeport, CT (housing, pop. 137,912): 2.02
44.  Miami, FL (housing, pop. 404,048): 1.96
45.  Hartford, CT (housing, pop. 124,512): 1.93
46.  Tuscaloosa, AL (housing, pop. 83,052): 1.83
47.  Houston, TX (housing, pop. 2,144,491): 1.82
48.  Portsmouth, VA (housing, pop. 101,377): 1.78
49.  Milwaukee, WI (housing, pop. 573,358): 1.77
50.  Jackson, TN (housing, pop. 62,711): 1.75
51.  Indianapolis, IN (housing, pop. 785,597): 1.75
52.  Pittsburgh, PA (housing, pop. 312,819): 1.73
53.  West Palm Beach, FL (housing, pop. 98,774): 1.71
54.  Cleveland, OH (housing, pop. 444,313): 1.66
55.  Chicago, IL (housing, pop. 2,833,321): 1.64
56.  South Gate, CA (housing, pop. 98,434): 1.60
57.  Carson, CA (housing, pop. 93,805): 1.58
58.  Phoenix, AZ (housing, pop. 1,512,986): 1.54
59.  Pico Rivera, CA (housing, pop. 64,336): 1.53
60.  Perris, CA (housing, pop. 51,397): 1.52
61.  Minneapolis, MN (housing, pop. 372,833): 1.52
62.  Peoria, IL (housing, pop. 113,107): 1.51
63.  Dallas, TX (housing, pop. 1,232,940): 1.50
64.  Allentown, PA (housing, pop. 107,294): 1.49
65.  Shreveport, LA (housing, pop. 200,199): 1.49
66.  East Orange, NJ (housing, pop. 67,247): 1.47
67.  Nashville-Davidson, TN (housing, pop. 552,120): 1.43
68.  Columbus, OH (housing, pop. 733,203): 1.42
69.  Lancaster, CA (housing, pop. 140,804): 1.40
70.  New Brunswick, NJ (housing, pop. 50,172): 1.39
71.  Greenville, SC (housing, pop. 57,428): 1.39
72.  Jacksonville, FL (housing, pop. 794,555): 1.38
73.  Tulsa, OK (housing, pop. 382,872): 1.37
74.  Mobile, AL (housing, pop. 192,830): 1.36
75.  Savannah, GA (housing, pop. 127,889): 1.36
76.  Kenner, LA (housing, pop. 66,592): 1.36
77.  Elizabeth, NJ (housing, pop. 126,179): 1.35
78.  Montgomery, AL (housing, pop. 201,998): 1.34
79.  Boston, MA (housing, pop. 590,763): 1.33
80.  Cicero, IL (housing, pop. 81,823): 1.33
81.  Gardena, CA (housing, pop. 59,733): 1.32
82.  Boynton Beach, FL (housing, pop. 68,284): 1.32
83.  South Bend, IN (housing, pop. 104,905): 1.32
84.  Fort Smith, AR (housing, pop. 83,461): 1.32
85.  Longview, TX (housing, pop. 76,524): 1.29
86.  Decatur, IL (housing, pop. 77,047): 1.28
87.  Roanoke, VA (housing, pop. 91,552): 1.28
88.  Stockton, CA (housing, pop. 290,141): 1.28
89.  Lancaster, PA (housing, pop. 54,779): 1.28
90.  Pittsburg, CA (housing, pop. 63,017): 1.27
91.  Santa Fe, NM (housing, pop. 72,056): 1.26
92.  Lowell, MA (housing, pop. 103,229): 1.25
93.  Sacramento, CA (housing, pop. 453,781): 1.24
94.  Los Angeles, CA (housing, pop. 3,849,378): 1.24
95.  Reading, PA (housing, pop. 81,183): 1.24
96.  Fort Lauderdale, FL (housing, pop. 185,804): 1.23
97.  Macon, GA (housing, pop. 93,665): 1.23
98.  Pomona, CA (housing, pop. 154,271): 1.22
99.  Merced, CA (housing, pop. 76,313): 1.21
100.  Norfolk, VA (housing, pop. 229,112): 1.20
101.  Rialto, CA (housing, pop. 99,467): 1.20



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