Atlanta Ranks #4 on “Happiest Cities” List


In a recent survey to evaluate the happiness of citizens in major US cities, Atlanta came in at number four. The complete list is as follows:

  1. Dallas/Ft Worth
  2. Houston
  3. Philadelphia
  4. Atlanta
  5. Los Angeles
  6. NYC Metro
  7. Washington, DC
  8. Chicago
  9. Boston
  10. San Fransisco

Cities were evaluated on several factors that contribute to happiness, including age, gender, and race. Atlanta residents were among the most likely to agree that their spiritual beliefs guide their decisions (77%) and that they are optimistic about the future (81%). However, Atlanta residents were most likely to worry about their financial situation (71%).



  1. Kenji  November 24, 2015

    So does this mean the panic buying of goeecrirs, crashing of SUVs because ice+physics>4 4, and general mayhem has been done in advance, and everyone can just get on with sledding, taking days off, and building snowmen/snow-objets d’art? Cool.


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