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California is #1 for fun in the nation

California is #1 for fun in the nation
Posted at 9:13 AM, May 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-01 12:35:38-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Having fun, San Diego? California ranked first in the U.S. for most fun states in a WalletHub survey.

States were evaluated on factors that make fun a way of life. The top states offered a variety of activities for everyone to find a source of enjoyment.

Cost was a consideration, too. WalletHub compared states for indicators of a good time that isn’t too expensive.

Here’s how California breaks down, per capita:

  • 1st: Restaurants
  • 1st: Movie theaters
  • 1st: Amusement parks
  • 1st: Performing arts theaters
  • 1st: Fitness centers
  • 14th: Golf courses and country clubs
  • 12th: Casinos

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California was followed by New York, Nevada, Florida and Illinois in the top five.

The least fun states? Arkansas, Rhode Island, Delaware, Mississippi and West Virginia.

Source: WalletHub