Rankings for Texas
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The Most Secure Large Cities in the U.S.
Farmers Insurance Group of Companies® annually ranks hundreds of U.S. communities based on safety and security. In this year’s large city category of the “Most Secure Places to Live in the U.S.” study, Farmers has rated Bethesda, Md., Grand Rapids, Mich., and Pittsburgh, Pa., as the most secure large metropolitan areas (population of 500,000 or greater).
Safest Places from Natural Disasters
Hurricane Sandy is a reminder that despite our best efforts to protect ourselves, nature can still bring terrible devastation.
Halloween is ‘Deadliest Day’ Of The Year For Child Pedestrian Fatalities
Kids have a greater chance of being fatally injured by a car on Halloween than any other day of the year, including the Fourth of July and New Year’s Day.
Best Baseball Cities
The most special month of the year for every baseball fan. The World Series determines the best baseball team, but did you ever wonder which place can lay claim to the best baseball city?
Stressful Cities 2012
Sperling’s ranks the 50 largest metro areas to find the ones with the most and least stress.
Most Popular Cities for the Holidays
Here are the 100 U.S. cities which show the largest increase in air traveler over the two winter holidays, Thanksgiving and Christmas/New Year (aka the Winter Holidays).
Texas General SperlingViews
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