Shreveport ranked one of least safe cities in US

Shreveport ranked one of least safe cities in US
City of Shreveport (Source: KSLA Marketing Department)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Shreveport was recently listed as one of the least safe cities in the United States, according to a recent study released by WalletHub.

The city ranked 148th.

New Orleans ranked 165th and Baton Rouge ranked 178th.

The study compared 182 U.S. cities across three key dimensions: 1) Home & Community Safety, 2) Natural-Disaster Risk, and 3) Financial Safety. Those dimensions were evaluated using 41 relevant metrics. The data set ranges from assaults per capita to unemployment rate to road quality.

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