COLUMBIA, Md. (WJZ) — Looking for a reason to smile? If you’re in Columbia, here’s one: the community has been named one of the happiest cities in the United States.
The ranking comes from WalletHub, which compared a number of factors in its report, covering everything from rates of depression and suicide to income levels, poverty rates and the weather.READ MORE: Road Closures & Parking Restrictions To Expect For The Preakness Stakes
Columbia came in at number eight on the list, the highest of any city in the state or region. Baltimore clocked in at number 157.READ MORE: With Near-Record Heat On Tap For The Preakness, Be Sure To Stay Cool
At the top of the list was Fremont, California, while Detroit came in last at number 182.
Click here for the full rankings.MORE NEWS: Employee Shot At Owings Mills Pizza Shop