Special Report

The Happiest (and Most Miserable) Cities in America

Happiest Cities in America

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25. Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL
> You like what you do every day: 75.8% agree
> Your friends and family give you positive energy every day: 77.2% agree
> You have enough money to do everything you want to do: 45.7% agree
> The area where you live is a perfect place for you: 66.5% agree
> In the last 7 days you’ve felt active and productive every day: 68.8% agree
> Median household income: $58,624
> Violent crime rate: 382.4 per 100,000 people

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24. Kennewick-Richland, WA
> You like what you do every day: 79.5% agree
> Your friends and family give you positive energy every day: 77.2% agree
> You have enough money to do everything you want to do: 46.0% agree
> The area where you live is a perfect place for you: 65.9% agree
> In the last 7 days you’ve felt active and productive every day: 70.5% agree
> Median household income: $61,021
> Violent crime rate: 193.2 per 100,000 people

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23. Visalia-Porterville, CA
> You like what you do every day: 79.8% agree
> Your friends and family give you positive energy every day: 81.8% agree
> You have enough money to do everything you want to do: 39.5% agree
> The area where you live is a perfect place for you: 63.9% agree
> In the last 7 days you’ve felt active and productive every day: 75.8% agree
> Median household income: $45,881
> Violent crime rate: 352.9 per 100,000 people

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22. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL
> You like what you do every day: 78.0% agree
> Your friends and family give you positive energy every day: 73.9% agree
> You have enough money to do everything you want to do: 44.8% agree
> The area where you live is a perfect place for you: 70.6% agree
> In the last 7 days you’ve felt active and productive every day: 70.0% agree
> Median household income: $52,909
> Violent crime rate: 355.4 per 100,000 people

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21. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC
> You like what you do every day: 78.4% agree
> Your friends and family give you positive energy every day: 80.1% agree
> You have enough money to do everything you want to do: 47.3% agree
> The area where you live is a perfect place for you: 66.7% agree
> In the last 7 days you’ve felt active and productive every day: 66.3% agree
> Median household income: $56,182
> Violent crime rate: N/A