25 Most Stressed-Out Cities

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Augusta, Georgia 3
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25. Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC
> Total population:
583,010
> Poverty rate: 18.9%
> Avg. weekly hours worked: 37.6
> Unemployment rate: 7.3%
> Violent crime rate (per 100,000 people): 286.9
> Pct. of adults in fair/poor health: 15.3%

Lake Charles, Louisiana
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24. Lake Charles, LA
> Total population:
204,059
> Poverty rate: 18.2%
> Avg. weekly hours worked: 38.2
> Unemployment rate: 5.9%
> Violent crime rate (per 100,000 people): N/A
> Pct. of adults in fair/poor health: 19.9%

Texarkana, Texas
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23. Texarkana, TX-AR
> Total population:
147,740
> Poverty rate: 20.0%
> Avg. weekly hours worked: 37.5
> Unemployment rate: 6.2%
> Violent crime rate (per 100,000 people): 532.8
> Pct. of adults in fair/poor health: 22.1%

Rome, Georgia
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22. Rome, GA
> Total population:
96,063
> Poverty rate: 20.8%
> Avg. weekly hours worked: 38.0
> Unemployment rate: 7.9%
> Violent crime rate (per 100,000 people): N/A
> Pct. of adults in fair/poor health: 21.6%

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21. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI
> Total population:
4,296,611
> Poverty rate: 16.1%
> Avg. weekly hours worked: 35.7
> Unemployment rate: 8.5%
> Violent crime rate (per 100,000 people): 529.4
> Pct. of adults in fair/poor health: 14.8%