Lancaster ranked number one as the most stressful city to live in all of California. This according to data compiled by CreditDonkey, a credit card comparison and financial education website that publishes data-driven analyses sourced by media outlets across the country.
Using crime statistics from the FBI and U.S. Census data, the company recently compiled a list of the top 10 most stressful cities in California.
Rankings were based on several factors, including the odds of being a victim of a violent crime, average time commuting to work and the percentage of divorcees.
According to the July 14 article, the most stressful cities in California are as follows:
10. Los Angeles
The article states: “Of all the cities in California, Lancaster earned the top spot as the most stressful because of its combination of long work hours, high divorce rates, and long average commute time… Life in this city can be stressful, and would-be residents looking for a relaxed lifestyle should look elsewhere.”
Palmdale ranked number five on the list due to long daily commutes and the percentage of income residents spend on housing, the article states.
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