Some of the most dangerous areas in Chattanooga include Glenwood, Highland Park, and Alton Park.
What is the bad side of Chattanooga?
Chattanooga has a crime rate that is 166% higher than the national average, and there are some pretty big neighborhoods that you should avoid moving to. To stay safe, avoid places like Eastdale, Avondale, Washington Hills, Lake Hills, and Riverside.
Is downtown Chattanooga dangerous?
Crime stats show Chattanooga has more than many cities its size. During the day the streets are safe, but there are real dangers at night, just about anywhere in the downtown area. Stats show that 40 or more cars are stolen per week, so keep your car locked at all times and keep valuables out of sight.