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St. Cloud Named Worst City In Minnesota To Live In

USA Today put out their list of the worst city to live in for every state and St. Cloud was named for Minnesota.

In their post, 24/7 Wall Street, which is a USA TODAY content partner with financial news and commentary, came up with an index that included 37 measures that fit in eight categories including:

  • crime
  • economy
  • education
  • environment
  • health
  • housing
  • infrastructure
  • leisure

St. Cloud was the Minnesota location for Worst City to live in. It was stated that St. Cloud had the highest poverty rate (21.6%) out of the eligible cities. Other factors included being Minnesota’s highest annual unemployment rate (4.1%) and also regressing in population (1% lower population than five years ago).

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