WalletHub compared 150 cities across 30 key metrics to find the most and least stressed cities in the US. The results show the Southeast Valley is one of the least stressed regions in the country. Gilbert ranks 7th overall and Chandler is 11th for the least stressed cities. Chandler ranks number 6 and Gilbert number 8 in the Financial stress rank.
Gilbert also came in at number 1 in the nation for the lowest crime rate of the 143 reporting cities.
In order to determine the most and least stressed cities in America, WalletHub’s analysts compared a sample of the 150 most populated cities across four key dimensions: 1) Work Stress, 2) Financial Stress, 3) Family Stress, and 4) Health & Safety Stress. Their sample considers only the city proper in each case and excludes cities in the surrounding metro area. Then the analysts determined each city’s weighted average across all metrics to calculate its total score and used the resulting scores to rank-order the cities in the sample.
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