Walnut Creek named hardest working city in America

Bay Area

It’s no secret there are a lot of hardworking people in the Bay Area, but according to a new study, some of the hardest working people are in Walnut Creek.

That city was named the hardest working city in America, according to insurance company Haven Life

Joining KRON4 on Tuesday night is the mayor of Walnut Creek–Justin Wedel.

The average person in Walnut Creek works 40.8 hours a week. They also spend an average of more than 6 hours a week hours commuting.

The average household income is $100,000.

But compared to other hard working cities, Walnut Creek’s unemployment rate is among the highest at 6.7 percent.

Watch the above video to see the full interview.



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