Seriously, in one or two ways its perhaps worse…See the figures for 2012 below (detroit figures taken from the Emergency Managers Report)
|LF as % Pop||50%||46%|
|DEf as % income||-10.2%||-22.7%|
ok so we dont have the same level of crime and the same degree of urban blight. But they have arguably better weather and at least as good a music tradition.