COLUMBIA, Md. (WJZ) — Columbia, Maryland is the safest city in America, according to a WalletHub study.

South Burlington, Vermont and Plano, Texas ranked second and third, respectively.

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WalletHub compared 182 cities, including the 150 most populated cities across the country, plus the most populated cities in each state, and ranked them across three criteria: home and community safety, natural-disaster risk and financial safety.

Baltimore, Maryland ranks no. 156 on the list of safest city,

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St, Louis, Missouri ranked as the least safest city in the U.S.

Read the full study here. 

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