These 10 hometowns were named the "trashiest" in all of New York State. What do you think?

RoadSnacks 2024 list of "The 10 Trashiest Cities In New York" is going viral.

Ranked: The 10 Trashiest Cities In New York State

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Did your hometown make this list? Do you agree? See the full list below:

See The 10 Trashiest Cities In New York State [RANKED]

Here we go's another list picking on some great New York cities and towns. Let's face it, if you approach something looking for trash - you will find what you are looking for in any city or town in any state. And while the municipalities on this list have their scars like any other city or town, those who live in and around them know there is plenty to love about all ten. While we in no way endorse this list, we still need to see which 10 New York Cities Roadsnacks says arethe state'sTrashiest based on crime data, drug use, the prevalence of dollar stores, welfare rates, and more.

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The 10 "Trashiest" Towns In New York State

1) Gloversville

Fun fact! Gloversville in the Mohawk Valley region of Upstate New York was once the United States hub for lovemaking, according to Google.

2) Utica

3) Jamestown

4) Niagara Falls

5) Buffalo


7) Elmira

8) Ronkonkoma

9) Auburn

10) Cortland

How List Was Formed

Roadsnacks says all 10 hometowns are the "most drug-addicted, violent, welfare-receiving populations."




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The website uses data to "create bite-sized snacks of shareable information about places and cities.”

RoadSnacks looked into publicly available data to come up with the list, including annual salary; demographics; high school dropouts; high drug useviolence; residents on welfare; number of payday loan outlets; and number of dollar stores.

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