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Being safe is always a key factor in your life. No matter if you’re home, going out, or going to work, you want to be sure you’re safe at all times. Sometimes, safety can be determined by extra security. Or simply being in a more safe environment overall. North Carolina is a pretty great state, I think we can all agree on that one. But, when it comes to safety every state has those key areas known to be a little rough around the edges.

Urban Splatter knows the importance of being in a safe area when it comes to you and your family. They conducted a study to determine the most dangerous cities in North Carolina. The list was gathered based on key factors such as crime data, poverty, and lack of resources. The list contains the 5 most dangerous cities in North Carolina. Can you take a guess which city came out as No. 1? Well, Wadesboro wins the title of the most dangerous city in North Carolina. This small town is in Anson County and has been voted the most dangerous city in North Carolina. The report shows that this is the city that you should avoid if you are wanting to live in a more safe environment. Can you guess what other cities made Urban Splatter’s list?

Check out the full list here. See what other cities are the most dangerous in North Carolina. You may want to get familiar with this list if you’re looking to relocate to other areas in North Carolina. Hopefully, your city didn’t make the list.