Review of Reno, Nevada

Star Rating - 9/2/2020
DO NOT MOVE HERE. I've lived here almost 30 years. It's more dangerous to live in Reno, NV than in Los Angeles. Look it up. The schooling is Horrendous! A student with a C average is considered a STELLAR STUDENT. It's riddled with drug addiction, prostitution, unemployment so high that people are losing, or have lost, their homes. The Homeless problem is INCREDIBLE. I used to be able to fly fish in the Truckee River, just below the old Monastery. The monks left 15 years ago. Now it's littered with dirty people, dirty needles and garbage. Tents line the river banks. Children are snatched every day. Sex trafficking is rampant. DON'T BUY INTO THE PROPAGANDA.
The businesses want to pay $10 hour. But houses are in the $350,000 to $2,000,000.
I've met 8 good people in 30 years. Evil is the accepted norm.
Sandy | Reno, NV
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Although I prefer Carson City over Reno for quality of life and excellent city leadership and agree with you that crime is exploding in Reno, I have to point out that comparing any city in CA to Reno for crime is misleading. CA has decriminalizing crime, so the stats are skewed.
Chris | Carson, NV | Report Abuse
- 11/10/2020
Survival in this city is hard.
I was born and raised in San Jose, CA. Not when it was "silicon valley". I had to basicall...
Josie | Elko, NV | 1 Reply

- 10/19/2020
Reno is actually a nice place to live.
I've lived in Reno for 7 years now and having lived in LA and Seattle before and I find it...
David | Reno, NV | No Replies

- 9/28/2020
Expensive and will continue to get more expensive
BestPlaces is years behind current data by 5+ years. This city is becoming more and more e...
Eric | Reno, NV | No Replies

- 7/5/2020
is it true there's a big snake problem in Reno?
Interesting place I love the mid-desert some of my concerns are well the cost of life Hous...
scott | Hurricane, UT | No Replies

- 7/2/2020
There is worse. But there is also much better too.
At least it's better than Carson City which is the most boring place on earth. It's also ...
Anon | Sacramento, CA | No Replies

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