Special Report

25 Most Stressed-Out Cities

Hinesville, Georgia
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20. Hinesville, GA
> Total population:
82,768
> Poverty rate: 15.6%
> Avg. weekly hours worked: 38.8
> Unemployment rate: 7.7%
> Violent crime rate (per 100,000 people): 346.6
> Pct. of adults in fair/poor health: 20.0%

San Angelo, Texas
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19. San Angelo, TX
> Total population:
118,296
> Poverty rate: 15.1%
> Avg. weekly hours worked: 36.4
> Unemployment rate: 4.0%
> Violent crime rate (per 100,000 people): 239.6
> Pct. of adults in fair/poor health: 19.3%

Lafayette, Louisiana
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18. Lafayette, LA
> Total population:
484,974
> Poverty rate: 16.3%
> Avg. weekly hours worked: 37.1
> Unemployment rate: 5.4%
> Violent crime rate (per 100,000 people): 441.8
> Pct. of adults in fair/poor health: 17.8%

Des Moines, Iowa 2
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17. Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA
> Total population:
611,549
> Poverty rate: 12.0%
> Avg. weekly hours worked: 35.8
> Unemployment rate: 4.2%
> Violent crime rate (per 100,000 people): 316.8
> Pct. of adults in fair/poor health: 10.8%

Macon, Georgia
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16. Macon, GA
> Total population:
233,212
> Poverty rate: 24.3%
> Avg. weekly hours worked: 38.4
> Unemployment rate: 7.7%
> Violent crime rate (per 100,000 people): N/A
> Pct. of adults in fair/poor health: 17.4%