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Top 25 Cities for Cops

Top 25 Cities for Cops


16 Fort Worth, TX

Population: 720,250

City’s Average Salary: $37,074

Starting Salary for Police Officers: $48,672

Cost of Living Rank (in a 1-100 list): 45

Job Growth Rank (in a list of 372 Highest Growth Cities): 9

Unemployment Rate: 8.3

A city that is called “The Cultural Gateway to the American West,” Fort Worth was originally an Army outpost standing on a bluff near the Trinity River.

The city has grown into the fifth largest city in Texas because of its involvement in the deal making that surrounds the oil business along with it’s location near many natural gas reserves. The community is proud of their art deco style buildings and many impressive theatres.

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