The United States is one of the world’s greatest military and economic powers. It’s also one of the most populated countries in the world. As one might expect, high population generally means high crime rates. What are the most violent cities in the United States? In this article, I’ll break down the top ten most violent cities in the USA. How are you supposed to calculate something like this? The ranking in this article is based off of the amount of violent crimes per 100,000 people in the city’s population. (This method makes it to where the data isn’t biased towards larger cities.) Without further ado, let’s take a closer look.