Recently, Home Shield Security, compiled a list of the most dangerous cities in Texas. You may have seen it, the list has been making it's way around Facebook and Twitter. This particular list takes in to account BOTH violent and property crimes. The data came from the FBI website, and you may be surprised where your city lands -- or not.

So, here they are, the 20 Most Dangerous Cities in Texas.

  • 20. Tyler
  • 19. Waco
  • 18. Laredo
  • 17. Lancaster
  • 16. Harlingen
  • 15. Hurst
  • 14. San Benito
  • 13. Longview
  • 12. Austin
  • 11. Galveston
  • 10. Corsicana
  • 9. Paris
  • 8. Beaumont
  • 7. Houston
  • 6. Lubbock
  • 5. San Antonio
  • 4. Edinburg
  • 3. Lufkin
  • 2. Texarkana
  • 1. Weslaco