10 Most Dangerous Cities In Texas


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Topping the list as the most dangerous city is Weslaco in Hidalgo County. With a population of about 37,271 people, this city has been reported to have a crime rate of about 87 per 1,000 residents.

The annual rate of violent crimes committed in the city of Weslaco per 1,000 is 11 and property crimes committed are 75.5 per 1,000 residents. If you are in this typical Texan city, there is a one in 12 chance that you will be a victim of a crime committed in the city.