Columbia, MD was ranked safest city in America by financial website WalletHub.
According to their report, WalletHub compared more than 180 U.S. cities across 44 key metrics to determine where Americans are most protected against life’s hazards.
The data set ranges from COVID-19 deaths in the past week per capita and assaults per capita to the unemployment rate and road quality.
|Safest Cities in America||Least Safe Cities in America|
|1. Columbia, MD||173. Lubbock, TX|
|2. South Burlington, VT||174. St. Petersburg, FL|
|3. Nashua, NH||175. Anchorage, AK|
|4. Yonkers, NY||176. Birmingham, AL|
|5. Madison, WI||177. Baton Rouge, LA|
|6. Portland, ME||178. Memphis, TN|
|7. Warwick, RI||179. Oklahoma City, OK|
|8. Raleigh, NC||180. San Bernardino, CA|
|9. Burlington, VT||181. Fort Lauderdale, FL|
|10. Winston-Salem, NC||182. St. Louis, MO|