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The Most Stressed Out City In Every State

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Iowa: Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
> Avg number of mentally unhealthy days a month: 3.8 (state: 3.6)
> Poverty rate: 11.3% (state: 11.2%)
> Median household income: $62,001 (state: $61,691)
> Adults without health insurance: 5.8% (state: 5.0%)
> People commuting 45+ min: 7.8% (state: 8.0%)
> Dec 2020 unemployment: 5.3% (state: 3.1%)
> Violent crime rate: 366 per 100,000 people (state: 267 per 100,000 people)
> Population: 378,923 (state: 3,155,070)

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Kansas: Wichita
> Avg number of mentally unhealthy days a month: 3.9 (state: 3.7)
> Poverty rate: 11.6% (state: 11.4%)
> Median household income: $59,779 (state: $62,087)
> Adults without health insurance: 10.4% (state: 9.2%)
> People commuting 45+ min: 5.8% (state: 7.8%)
> Dec 2020 unemployment: 4.7% (state: 3.8%)
> Violent crime rate: 781 per 100,000 people (state: 411 per 100,000 people)
> Population: 640,218 (state: 2,913,314)

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Kentucky: Elizabethtown-Fort Knox
> Avg number of mentally unhealthy days a month: 4.6 (state: 5.0)
> Poverty rate: 11.1% (state: 16.3%)
> Median household income: $55,246 (state: $52,295)
> Adults without health insurance: 4.8% (state: 6.4%)
> People commuting 45+ min: 17.0% (state: 12.8%)
> Dec 2020 unemployment: 5.8% (state: 6.0%)
> Violent crime rate: 100 per 100,000 people (state: 217 per 100,000 people)
> Population: 154,713 (state: 4,467,673)

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Louisiana: Hammond
> Avg number of mentally unhealthy days a month: 5.0 (state: 5.1)
> Poverty rate: 22.9% (state: 19.0%)
> Median household income: $47,825 (state: $51,073)
> Adults without health insurance: 9.0% (state: 8.9%)
> People commuting 45+ min: 29.4% (state: 15.9%)
> Dec 2020 unemployment: 8.5% (state: 7.2%)
> Violent crime rate: N/A (state: 549 per 100,000 people)
> Population: 134,758 (state: 4,648,794)

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Maine: Bangor
> Avg number of mentally unhealthy days a month: 4.6 (state: 4.5)
> Poverty rate: 12.1% (state: 10.9%)
> Median household income: $50,449 (state: $58,924)
> Adults without health insurance: 9.6% (state: 8.0%)
> People commuting 45+ min: 12.4% (state: 14.1%)
> Dec 2020 unemployment: 4.4% (state: 4.9%)
> Violent crime rate: 44 per 100,000 people (state: 115 per 100,000 people)
> Population: 152,148 (state: 1,344,212)

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