We’re not here to get into a debate with Massholes in terms of which city you think is best. Instead, we’ll approach this from another standpoint.We’re going to use science to tell us where the really bad places in the Bay State are to live. After analyzing the 39 most populous cities, we came up with this list as the 10 worst places in Massachusetts: What? And before you get all riled up and say we’re picking on small town America, that’s not the case.Population: 88,902Rank Last Year: 3 (Down 2) Home Values: 7,900 (13th worst) Unemployment Rate: 12.3% (3rd worst) Fall River has some of the same issues that the cities above have.
Furthermore, only cities with at least 13,300 people were considered — leaving 39 cities.
We understand there’s a lot of good in every place.