Santa Fe gets high marks for 'optimism' and 'happiness'

Posted at: 02/20/2013 3:13 PM

Two new surveys are giving Santa Fe high marks in the nebulous areas of “optimism”and “happiness.”

A survey says single people people in Santa Fe are the 3rd most optimistic in the country.

Read the full survey report here.

Meanwhile, another survey written about in this week's The Atlantic magazine lists Santa Fe as the 4th most happiest city in the U.S.

It's based on key words taken from 10 million tweets that were analyzed geographically by the Vermont Complex Systems Center.

Here’s a link to those results.