Special Report

The Most Stressed-Out Cities in America

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45. Washington, District of Columbia
> High stress score: 52.8
> Households with incomes under $10,000: 24,456, 8.6% — #16 highest out of 182 cities
> Estimated unemployment rate (2015-2019): 6.9% — #39 highest out of 182 cities

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44. Tulsa, Oklahoma
> High stress score: 52.8
> Households with incomes under $10,000: 14,556, 8.9% — #44 highest out of 182 cities
> Estimated unemployment rate (2015-2019): 6.3% — #56 highest out of 182 cities

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43. Laredo, Texas
> High stress score: 53.2
> Households with incomes under $10,000: 7,159, 10.1% — #84 highest out of 182 cities
> Estimated unemployment rate (2015-2019): 4.8% — #125 highest out of 182 cities

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42. Miami, Florida
> High stress score: 53.5
> Households with incomes under $10,000: 23,885, 13.5% — #17 highest out of 182 cities
> Estimated unemployment rate (2015-2019): 6.0% — #68 highest out of 182 cities

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41. Phoenix, Arizona
> High stress score: 53.6
> Households with incomes under $10,000: 36,101, 6.4% — #9 highest out of 182 cities
> Estimated unemployment rate (2015-2019): 5.4% — #97 highest out of 182 cities