Every state has specific places that are more dangerous than others, and the Sooner State is no exception because there are several dangerous places to avoid in Oklahoma. From intersections to neighborhoods to tornado-ridden areas, the following 10 spots are some of our most dangerous places in Oklahoma.
What do you think? Do you agree with this list? Please feel free to share your thoughts with us in the comments below. Also, if you know of any other places in Oklahoma that should be avoided, feel free to share those with us as well.
The spots listed above might be among the most dangerous places in Oklahoma, but they’re not the only risks residents face. There are a few others, and to prove it, here are the biggest risks of living in Oklahoma.
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After reviewing the list above, it should come as no surprise that Tulsa is among the most dangerous cities in Oklahoma. In fact, the Sooner State’s second-largest city is often ranked the most dangerous place to live in Oklahoma.
Tulsa in 2020:
There were 72 murders reported in Tulsa.
Tulsa had the second-highest violent crime rate in the state.
Residents of Tulsa had a one in 88 chance of being the victim of assault, rape, robbery, and murder.
Just like you might not have known about the most dangerous places in Oklahoma, you might not be aware of all the weird and wonderful facts about the Sooner State.
Weird Facts About Oklahoma:
Whaling is illegal in Oklahoma. This is odd because there are no oceans in the Sooner State.
Oklahoma is the only state where a person has been hit with space debris. According to reports, in 1997, Lottie Williams was walking in a Tulsa park when her shoulder was hit by a piece of a disintegrating rocket.