Worst Places in California to Live


The Top Ten

1 Tunjunga

Ahh so romantic at night the sound of gunshots and people being murdered - lakot

2 Downtown Los Angeles

Tip stay away from hobos - lakot

3 Sacramento

Capital from California - SpencerJC

Capital of ca Wow that's sad - lakot

4 Van Nuys

Mexican gangs everywhere try not to get shot - lakot

5 Glendale

I am actually stunned (and not in a good way) that Glendale is on this list. There is a list of the safest cities in America, conducted by Business Insider only a year ago. On the list, Glendale is ranked as the 3rd SAFEST city in America. - NickLancer

Ok ok its not a violent city just try not to get hit by a car - lakot

6 San Diego San Diego

Two words Drug Users - lakot

7 Stockton
8 Neveda City
9 Orovile

The pop. Is 15000 but the crime rate is more BLOWIN your MIND YET? - lakot

10 Richmond

The town looks beat up well know you know there's crime there - lakot

The Contenders

11 Santa Cruz V 1 Comment
12 Modesto
13 Riverside
14 Del Mar

Hell on earth, whatever you do, don't move here.

15 Irvine

You will be yelled at for having your lawns grass too high and everyone thinks you live next to a celeb

16 Pomona
17 San Bernardino
18 San Francisco San Francisco San Francisco, officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
19 El Monte

Avoid stopping in this area for even the briefest of pit stops. Straight to the point: Check Yelp for customer's comments specifically regarding franchises of restaurants, markets and retailers in this city and you will find the common denominator of people not caring about their work here. From under cooked food, rude service people and outright criminal activity right under your nose... if your car breaks down in the area, have it serviced by a garage in Temple City, Arcadia or Monrovia, lest a sub-par mechanic in El Monte entail repeat visits and even more money to rectify a simple problem that would have been solved by a competent mechanic in any other city in one simple transaction. As for what it's like to live here, watch Southern California news broadcasts for mentions of El Monte - it's usually regarding murders, robberies and escaped convicts known to be in the area. On a parting note: the employees at the local Chase Bank are known to steal Driver's Licenses and California ...more

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