Here are the Most Dangerous Cities in North Carolina to Avoid in 2023

Joe Mertens
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Disclaimer: The following information is updated for 2023. It is for educational purposes.

In the beautiful state of North Carolina, several places were put on the list of the most dangerous cities in the entire state.

The Travel Safe website made a list of the most dangerous cities in the state of North Carolina. Here's what they were.

At the top of the list was Lumberton, NC. The population is a little over 18,000 people.

The website says, "Lumberton isn’t only a top dangerous city in North Carolina, it’s also on the list of top dangerous cities throughout the US. Citizens have a 1 in 27 chance of being a victim. The city is 435% above every other place in the state for danger. For every 1,000 people, there are 122 property and 20 violent crimes."

Other places in North Carolina that made the list were Oxford, Pineville, Whiteville, Kinston, Williamston, Gastonia, Wadesboro, Burlington, and Henderson.

Despite being on this list, these North Carolina cities are still loved by a lot of people and shouldn't discourage you from visiting as long as the proper precautions are taken!

Those are the places in North Carolina that have been ranked as some of the most dangerous cities in the entire state.

What do you think about this? Do you think these places should have been on the list? Have you been to these cities before? Did you enjoy your experience there? Did you think they were dangerous? Comment below and let me know!

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