Fargo ranked inside top 20 happiest cities in U.S.

Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff
Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff

(Fargo, ND) -- Fargo is proving to be 'far more' happy than most cities in the U.S.

Personal Finance website WalletHub has ranked the city the 20th most happy in the country. The study involved 180 of the biggest cities in the U.S, and was calculated across 30 key metrics, including depression rates to income growth to average leisure time spent per day.

Key areas where Fargo ranked well include:

  • 32nd – Adequate-Sleep Rate
  • 75th – Sports-Participation Rate
  • 1st – Unemployment Rate
  • 16th – Separation & Divorce Rate
  • 47th – Hours Worked per Week
  • 81st – Income Growth Rate

The report comes as 83% of American adults say they are feeling stressed out by high inflation.

The happiest city in the country according to WalletHub is Fremont, California. The least happy? Detroit, Michigan.

You can see the full study by clicking here.