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Survey: Pittsburgh # 76 on the List of Happiest Cities |

Columbus (WCMH) —A new survey ranks Pittsburgh as the 76th happiest metropolis in the country. Philadelphia lags behind at 160.

Wallethub.com released a survey on Wednesday, ranking it 182nd in the country’s largest city based on the well-being of its inhabitants.

According to the website, cities were surveyed based on 31 indicators of well-being, from depression rates to income growth rates to average leisure time per day.

Fremont, California is listed as the happiest city in the United States, with Detroit, Michigan last.

According to Wallethub, the study compared the 150 largest cities in the United States with the 182 largest cities, including at least two of the most populous cities in each state, in three key dimensions.

  • Emotional and physical well-being
  • Income and employment
  • Community and environment.

Pittsburgh and Philadelphia were the only Pennsylvania cities listed in the survey.

The study also found that three cities in California (San Francisco, Oakland, and Fremont) had the lowest incidence of depression. Billings, Montana, on the other hand, came in with the highest rate of depression.

Studies have shown that people in Detroit have the least amount of sleep, and residents of South Burlington, Vermont have the highest rate of sleep.

The survey also found six cities in Casper, Wyoming. Billings, Montana; Juneau, Alaska; Cheyenne, Wyoming; Colorado Springs, Colorado; Rapid City, South Dakota — Highest suicide rate. Jersey City, NJ has the lowest rates.

People in Burlington, Vermont work the least time, and people in Cheyenne, Wyoming work the most.

Overall rank city Total points Emotional and physical well-being Income and employment Community and environment
1 Fremont, California 73.66 1 46 Five
2 Bismarck, North Dakota 71.59 Five Five twenty three
3 Fargo, North Dakota 70.94 9 3 17
Four Madison, Wisconsin 70.14 13 6 14
Five San Jose, California 69.47 2 twenty one 75
6 South Burlington, Vermont 68.73 8 11 61
7 Lincoln, Nebraska 68.35 14 Ten 20
8 Columbia, Maryland 67.73 Four 95 102
9 Cedar Rapids, Iowa 67.64 11 74 19
Ten Santa Rosa, California 67.59 7 32 33
11 Sioux Falls, South Dakota 67.43 twenty four twenty three 12
12 Irvine, California 67.27 15 18 31
13 San Francisco, California 67.11 3 15 131
14 Pearl City, Hawaii 66.58 16 114 6
15 Burlington, Vermont 66.19 26 1 111
16 Minneapolis, Minnesota 65.98 6 28 115
17 Plano, Texas 65.87 twenty one 44 26
18 Charleston, South Carolina 65.10 43 16 9
19 Rapid City, South Dakota 65.00 51 14 1
20 Seattle, Washington 64.74 Ten 2 161
twenty one Boise, Idaho 64.55 33 13 46
twenty two Honolulu, Hawaii 64.45 19 112 15
twenty three Portland, Maine 64.40 32 17 74
twenty four St. Paul, Minnesota 64.31 twenty two 56 66
twenty five Scottsdale, Arizona 64.22 53 48 3
26 San Diego, California 64.17 30 39 twenty five
27 Austin, Texas 64.13 20 twenty four 94
28 Overland Park, Kansas 64.09 41 12 30
29 Missoula, Montana 63.76 29 19 83
30 Grand Rapids, Michigan 63.56 48 20 16
31 Cape Coral, Florida 63.23 54 52 Four
32 Raleigh, North Carolina 62.97 28 70 67
33 Huntington Beach, California 62.95 twenty five 64 98
34 Aurora, Colorado 62.56 17 150 47
35 Omaha, Nebraska 62.53 46 26 36
36 Des Moines, Iowa 62.33 37 88 29
37 Gilbert, Arizona 62.09 62 47 13
38 Oakland, California 61.38 12 127 147
39 Durham, North Carolina 61.18 34 49 80
40 Garden Grove, California 60.81 45 96 32
41 Anaheim, California 60.81 40 87 55
42 Aurora, Illinois 60.57 31 152 73
43 Portland, Oregon 60.52 35 41 118
44 Oceanside, California 60.50 36 101 60
45 Chula Vista, California 60.24 38 111 54
46 Virginia Beach, Virginia 60.09 49 80 43
47 Oxnard, California 60.02 64 109 Ten
48 Nampa, Idaho 59.97 70 60 18
49 Chandler, AZ 59.86 67 76 twenty four
50 Nashua, New Hampshire 59.84 59 40 56
51 Washington DC 59.59 twenty three 69 166
52 Peoria, Arizona 59.43 77 92 8
53 Port St. Lucie, Florida 59.33 86 71 11
54 Santa Clarita, California 59.26 44 149 39
55 Tempeh, Arizona 59.17 84 42 twenty two
56 Colorado Springs, Colorado 59.07 56 66 85
57 57 Sacramento, California 59.07 52 53 95
58 Glendale, California 58.93 55 136 27
59 Salt Lake City, Utah 58.51 57 57 twenty two 145
60 Denver, Colorado 58.32 27 124 160
61 Boston, Massachusetts 58.24 50 37 130
62 Reno, Nevada 58.16 80 55 51
63 Amarillo, Texas 58.08 71 67 41
64 Juneau, Alaska 57.96 18 8 182
65 Pembroke Pines, Florida 57.94 88 134 7
66 Santa Ana, California 57.85 61 61 101
67 Charlotte, North Carolina 57.79 58 99 90
68 Chesapeake, Virginia 57.74 94 105 twenty one
69 Manchester, New Hampshire 57.66 76 65 49
70 Grand Prairie, Texas 57.20 85 90 34
71 Rancho Cucamonga, California 57.06 93 36 81
72 Anchorage, Alaska 56.99 39 29 177
73 Billings, Montana 56.92 90 twenty five 104
74 Vancouver, Washington 56.89 47 102 148
75 Yonkers, NY 56.89 60 146 79
76 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 56.28 100 45 70
77 Garland, Texas 56.24 78 78 108 86
78 78 Cheyenne, Wyoming 56.08 72 9 176
79 Columbia, South Carolina 56.08 128 Four 45
80 Tallahassee, Florida 55.99 96 43 93
81 Nashville, Tennessee 55.93 104 77 35
82 Mesa, Arizona 55.92 97 118 42
83 Fort Worth, Texas 55.76 75 131 87
84 Chicago, Illinois 55.65 42 174 103
85 Irving, Texas 55.31 73 63 144
86 Tampa, Florida 55.23 111 58 50
87 West Valley City, Utah 55.23 81 62 135
88 Lewiston, Maine 55.13 130 7 84
89 Riverside, California 54.79 83 34 155
90 Atlanta, Georgia 54.75 79 104 116
91 Huntsville, Alabama 54.70 155 31 2
92 Tacoma, Washington 54.59 66 129 149
93 Moreno Valley, California 54.48 95 125 78 78
94 Fort Wayne, Indiana 54.45 105 117 65
95 Springfield, Missouri 54.24 136 27 63
96 Casper, Wyoming 54.21 65 93 169
97 Lexington Fayette, Kentucky 54.20 119 54 76
98 Fort Lauderdale, Florida 54.12 99 137 58
99 Los Angeles, California 53.99 69 132 139
100 Salem, Oregon 53.95 108 35 one two Three
101 Las Cruces, New Mexico 53.72 113 107 40
102 Arlington, Texas 53.58 87 140 113
103 Modesto, California 53.37 110 57 57 107
104 Dallas, Texas 53.30 74 128 150
105 Ontario, California 53.27 121 68 88
106 Spokane, Washington 53.10 112 50 125
107 Fontana, California 52.96 120 94 71
108 Jersey City, NJ 52.88 82 177 82
109 St. Petersburg, Florida 52.57 124 51 112
110 Columbus, Ohio 52.48 106 110 117
111 Jacksonville, Florida 52.41 137 98 52
112 Long Beach, California 52.39 68 171 141
113 Bridgeport, Connecticut 52.37 63 176 106
114 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 52.28 91 162 114
115 Henderson, Nevada 52.26 101 170 68
116 Warwick, Rhode Island 52.07 133 78 78 69
117 Lubbock, Texas 51.93 116 33 157
118 Kansas City, Missouri 51.90 102 121 140
119 Glendale, Arizona 51.71 107 145 110
120 Albuquerque, New Mexico 51.04 89 72 178
121 Orlando, Florida 50.93 129 97 105
122 New York, NY 50.91 109 178 57 57
one two Three Houston, Texas 50.83 92 159 156
124 Rochester, NY 50.52 118 135 129
125 Brownsville, Texas 50.21 151 122 28
126 Phoenix, Arizona 50.13 103 148 158
127 Winston Salem, North Carolina 49.92 134 84 134
128 El Paso, Texas 49.92 146 142 62
129 Fort Smith, Arkansas 49.83 158 75 48
130 Miami, Florida 49.82 126 133 128
131 Richmond, Virginia 49.68 117 144 146
132 Greensboro, North Carolina 49.51 one two Three 85 159
133 Jackson, Mississippi 49.41 131 154 96
134 Norfolk, Virginia 49.35 122 160 126
135 Buffalo, NY 49.18 141 115 119
136 Indianapolis, Indiana 49.14 115 169 121
137 Corpus Christi, Texas 49.11 132 103 151
138 Worcester, Massachusetts 48.92 114 126 172
139 Chattanooga, Tennessee 48.84 159 79 77
140 Knoxville, Tennessee 48.66 170 30 72
141 San Antonio, Texas 48.61 145 89 133
142 Tucson, Arizona 48.37 142 100 142
143 Oklahoma City, OK 48.36 144 113 132
144 New Haven, Connecticut 48.16 98 153 175
145 Rhode Island Providence 47.95 167 82 53
146 Wichita, Kansas 47.87 140 106 163
147 Little Rock, Arkansas 47.56 150 165 64
148 Shreveport, Louisiana 47.55 149 168 59
149 Cincinnati, Ohio 47.43 139 83 173
150 Stockton, California 47.13 127 139 167
151 Las Vegas, Nevada 47.04 138 178 99
152 New Orleans, Louisiana 47.00 143 156 138
153 Louisville, Kentucky 46.55 164 one two Three 97
154 Akron, Ohio 46.48 156 150 100
155 Bakersfield, California 46.44 160 120 136
156 Fresno, CA 46.43 154 73 165
157 Baltimore, Maryland 46.23 125 173 164
158 Hialeah, Florida 46.02 135 175 153
159 North Las Vegas, Nevada 45.92 147 181 91
160 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 45.80 165 158 89
161 Laredo, Texas 45.72 166 86 143
162 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 45.54 161 91 152
163 Newport News, Virginia 45.26 152 166 124
164 Charleston, West Virginia 45.15 172 81 109
165 San Bernardino, California 44.66 148 155 168
166 St. Louis, Missouri 44.30 157 147 162
167 Newark, NJ 43.97 153 182 108
168 Wilmington, Delaware 43.90 162 116 170
169 Birmingham, Alabama 43.87 169 143 137
170 Gulfport, Mississippi 43.80 180 130 44
171 Columbus, Georgia 43.72 179 138 38
172 Tulsa, OK 43.32 163 119 171
173 Mobile, Alabama 43.24 173 161 92
174 Fayetteville, North Carolina 42.55 171 163 127
175 Huntington, West Virginia 42.50 181 38 122
176 Dover, Delaware 42.40 174 59 179
177 Montgomery, Alabama 42.37 177 164 37
178 Toledo, Ohio 42.18 176 141 154
179 Memphis, Tennessee 40.16 168 172 174
180 Augusta, Georgia 38.76 182 157 120
181 Cleveland, Ohio 37.48 175 167 181
182 Detroit, Michigan 34.29 178 180 180

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Survey: Pittsburgh # 76 on the List of Happiest Cities |

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