Website ranks happiest places in Illinois

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FORSYTH – If you’re looking for a “happy place” to live, Forsyth is the place to be in Illinois, according to www.roadsnacks.net.

The website took a number of factors into consideration, including: percentage of residents with a college degree, average commute times, unemployment rates, cost of living, percentage of married couples, percentage of home owners, and poverty.

After determining the criteria, www.roadsnacks.net gathered data for the 403 places in Illinois with more than 2,000 people.

Riverdale ranked the “most miserable.”

Decatur ranked 69th.

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