Vallejo has a great diversity of people from rich to poor, and is about 40% lower class(10% of them in poverty) 40% middle class 10% wealthy. Some of the dangerous parts of the city are: Millerville, South Vallejo, Country Club Crest, Downtown-west, Hillcrest area among many other small parts, this is where there are stronger concentrations of crime.
Vallejo in 1987 at a population of 70,000 had 34 murders which was the record number for the city. For a city of approx. 450,000 people(Oakland, Ca) that would be approx. 204 murders which by far exceeds Oakland's highest homicide rate of 190. Vallejo has claimed by many to "become the next "Richmond" or "Oakland" which it already has been, but has made dramatic improvements. Many of the new residents of Vallejo do not know the history and cannot appreciate how far Vallejo has come. It was the Oakland or the Richmond of it's day and has dramatically improved over the years to homicide rates of 3 per year with a population of over 120,000 people. Other crimes such as thefts and burglaries are far above average, but overall the city has improved becoming a safer place to live.
Vallejo is the home of musicians: Sly and the family Stone, Mac Dre, E 40, Mac Mall, Turf Talk.
Vallejo is also the home for Six Flags Discovery Kingdom formerly known as Six Flags Marine World. Vallejo is increasing in size, and the economy is growing, more jobs are created to keep more people off the streets.
Vallejo is well known for the many churches it has, and is the backbone to gospel music in the Bay area along with Oakland, Ca. Also performing here as one of the top organists is Moses Tyson Jr. which has great technique and style.
Vallejo is a beautiful city and has a wide variety of people from all walks of life creating a well- rounded blend. It overall a fun filled place with rich history and many chances of opportunity from the rich to the poor.
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A: In Vallejo?
A: Ya'll strapped?
B: Like suspenders, ni**ga
A: Aight, well imma hit The Block later today
B: Ight den boi
B: The Block
A: Iss coo down there?
B: Depends on where you at. Some places is rich and coo, some places aint. Is all wut you can afford playa.
A: Ya'll be havin shootn's and stuff?
B: Yea fool
A: You dont never here about it on the news
B: Ya boys got chu wrapped up, thats why
B: Dont trip, on The Block some places is coo at night like in the east, but in the North, South and West, in certain places you goota click or you gon have problems
2.-A Vallejo- Someone who displays the qualities above.
2.That fucking Vallejo took a shit on my Grandma's Rascal.