Least Fashionable Cities in America

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10. Urbandale, IA
> Number of fashion stores: 8
> Median household income: $82,334

Urbandale, Iowa, is one of the least fashionable cities in the U.S., with only eight different fashion-related stores to choose from. Urbandale is about 14 miles northwest of Des Moines, which has 67 of such stores.

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9. Rio Rancho, NM
> Number of fashion stores: 7
> Median household income: $62,647

Rio Rancho is one of the worst places for shopping. For the nearly 93,000 people who call Rio Rancho home, there are only seven stores selling apparel and other fashion items. These are Target, Cato, Walmart, Big Lots, TJ Maxx, Maurices, and Ross Dress for Less.

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8. Weymouth Town, MA
> Number of fashion stores: 7
> Median household income: $68,685

Weymouth Town, Massachusetts, is the eighth least fashionable city in the nation. There are only seven fashion-related establishments in this city. Located right on the coast, Weymouth is only 17 miles north of the fashion capital of Massachusetts, Boston. Boston is the 12th-most fashionable city in the country, with 452 retailers selling clothing and other fashion-related items.

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7. Lakeville, MN
> Number of fashion stores: 5
> Median household income: $100,314

You can count all of the fashion-related stores in Lakeville, Minnesota, on one hand. This city is home to Target, Marshalls, Indigo Diggs Resale Boutique, Walmart, and Turn Style Consignment. It is considered one of the least fashionable places because of its sparse shopping options.

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6. Riverton, UT
> Number of fashion stores: 5
> Median household income: $87,600

Riverton, Utah, is the sixth least fashionable city in the nation with only five fashion-related stores in the city. These stores include lingerie store LACE by louise, Walmart Supercenter, Beauty Illusions, Kohl’s, and TJ Maxx.