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7/18/2018 Member News

WalletHub Ranks City of St. Petersburg Among the Top 50 Best-Run Cities in the Nation, Best in Florida

July 18, 2018

For Immediate Release

WALLETHUB RANKS CITY OF ST. PETERSBURG AMONG THE TOP
50 BEST-RUN CITIES IN THE NATION, BEST IN FLORIDA


WalletHub has ranked the best-run cities in America, ranking the City of St. Petersburg 42 overall. St. Petersburg is the highest ranked city in Florida, beating out Tallahassee (82), Hialeah (83), Jacksonville (92), Miami (93), Tampa (98), and Ft. Lauderdale (110).

Said Mayor Rick Kriseman: “We have worked hard to stabilize and strengthen our finances and improve the health, well-being, and safety of our citizens. I am particularly glad to see we ranked so high with respect to our economy, a validation of the hard work of our economic development team and our Grow Smarter Strategy.”

WalletHub uses a complex methodology to rank the 150 most populated cities in America. The key categories considered are: 1) Financial Stability, 2) Education, 3) Health, 4) Safety, 5) Economy, and 6) Infrastructure & Pollution.

WalletHub offers free credit scores and full credit reports, as well as financial advice, including reviews of financial products and companies overseen by a diverse community of experts.

Learn more about them here: https://wallethub.com