Looking to move to a big city?
Maybe think twice about Memphis. Also on the list of cities to avoid is Chicago, Cleveland, Houston, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Orlando, and Rockford. Rockford? I should add that I had a great visit to Memphis this past spring. From Shebudgets.com.
20 US Cities You Do Not Want To Live In
It’s one of the most famous places in the south, and people would love to live here. It’s close enough to Nashville to be near the stars, but far enough away to be relatively comfortable. However, the crime rate here is very high. This is not a huge city in comparison with other cities in the country, but you wouldn’t know it by looking at the crime rate and the number of violent crimes that are reported each year. Additionally, the numbers are not falling with time.