The Most Sinful Cities In America: NYC Top 10


Whether it’s drinking, crime, lust, hatred… every city has a sinful side. WalletHub decided to explore and compiled a list of the naughtiest places in America. The top three cities include angels and saints.

Las Vegas lives up to its nickname of “Sin City” by topping the list, but didn’t score first in any of the indicators. The same can’t be said for number two Los Angeles. They scored the top spot in the lust department. As for the third most sinful city, St. Louis was top ranked in anger and hatred as well as vices and excesses.

Other indicators used for the scoring include jealousy, greed and laziness. The least sinful city is Pearl City, Hawaii. Paradise indeed!

Here are the top 15 most sinful cities:

  1. Las Vegas
  2. Los Angeles
  3. St. Louis
  4. Houston
  5. Atlanta
  6. Miami
  7. Philadelphia
  8. Denver
  9. Washington, DC
  10. New York
  11. Cleveland
  12. Orlando
  13. Chicago
  14. New Orleans
  15. Dallas

Source:WalletHub