A Wallethub report compared 150 cities to determine the most stressed cities and 4 Arizona cities came out among the least stressed in the country! WalletHub’s analysts compared 150 most populated cities across four key dimensions: Work, Financial, Family and Health & Safety, using 30 key metrics like job security, physical activity, crime rate and household income to determine the most and least stressed cities in America.
Scottsdale, ranked fourth least stressed city in the nation, offers "abundant amenities, from vibrant outdoor activities and sports to a thriving downtown and waterfront" and is also well known for "excellent quality of life, as well as tourist appeal."
On the other hand, Gilbert is proud of being a clean, safe and vibrant place to live in with excellent neighborhoods and masterplanned communities, AA+ credit rating, the lowest household cost in the region for property/sales tax and utility services, a nationally ranked K-12 education system and accolades like the second safest city in the U.S. and one of America's Top Boom Towns according to Realtor.com. Gilbert ranked seventh least stressed city in America.
As for the ninth least stressed city in the country, Peoria is known for being a family-friendly community with exceptional outdoor amenities, arts and cultural offerings, shopping and recreation, all these contributing to the wonderful quality of life that its residents enjoy every day.
One of the fastest growing cities in the country and now ranked eleventh least stressed city, Chandler boasts of world-class golf facilities, Arizona resorts, fabulous restaurants of every cuisine, premier shopping, tons of fun activities while being graced with near perfect weather and an average temperature of 85 degrees.
You can read the full Wallethub article here.
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