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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “the wrong/other side of the tracks”

the wrong/other side of the tracks

a part of a town that is considered poor and dangerous
贫民区(城镇中被视为贫困和危险的区域)
Her boyfriend came from the wrong side of the tracks.
她的男朋友来自贫民区。
Areas in towns and cities
(Definition of the wrong/other side of the tracks from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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