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Amarillo Ranked in Bottom Half of America's Fun Cities

A new survey from WalletHub has Amarillo ranked in the bottom half of America’s most fun cities.

According to the survey, Amarillo was ranked number 101 out of 182 American cities in a quest to determine America’s most fun cities. Amarillo ranked first among all surveyed cities in the “Costs” category, but was sunk by low scores in “Entertainment & Recreation” category and the “Nightlife & Parties” category.

From the rest of the survey, Las Vegas, Nevada was ranked as America’s most fun city, followed by Orlando, Florida, and New York, New York to round out the top three. Meanwhile, Pearl City, Hawaii was ranked as America’s least fun city.

For the full results of the survey, visit

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