Eight of the top 10 happiest cities in America, according to WalletHub, are in California.
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The happiest city in the nation is Fremont, California.
And the least happy of the 150 cities examined is Detroit.
Atlanta scored a total of 52.97 points and ranked No. 51 for the emotional/physical well-being category, No. 114 for income/employment and No. 122 in community/environment.
Here are the top 10 happiest places to live, according to WalletHub’s 2017 ranking:
- Fremont, California
- San Jose, California
- Irvine, California
- San Francisco, California
- Sioux Falls, South Dakota
- Huntington Beach, California
- San Diego, California
- Oakland, California
- Santa Rosa, California
- Washington, D.C.
More about the study and its methodology.