9. Flint, Michigan

Eye-popping crime statistic: Flint's murder rate is three times the national average.
Complex's pitch for a TV show: Flint: Yes, Our City Sucks Even More Than Detroit Does is the new show telling the story of Raymond, a beat-walker in Flint who is stuck in a dead-end job and who dreams of one day leaving the city and living the high and prosperous life of a beat-walker in Detroit.