A new report by WalletHub which ranks 150 U.S. cities on a scale of 1-100 on how happy the residents are using 3 major criteria: income and employment, physical and emotional well-being, and community and environment.
And, wouldn’t you know it, the happiest residents in all of American can be found in – Fremont, with an overall score of 77.55! Fremont also has the lowest separation and divorce rate and is tied with Irvine, CA for the lowest obesity rate.
Right behind Fremont is San Jose at No.2 (75.79) while San Francisco is No.4 and also rated as the country’s healthiest city.
Overall, 8 of the top 10 happiest cities are in California. And, in case you’re wondering, 9 out of 10 of the unhappiest places to live are in the Midwest of the South. Detroit ranks No.1 as the unhappiest city in America.