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Bakersfield on the list of most sinful cities

Bakersfield on the list of most sinful cities
Posted at 7:13 AM, Nov 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-27 10:13:41-05

Las Vegas isn't the only sinful city in America, according to WalletHub's 2019 Most Sinful Cities in America.

Bakersfield ranked 52nd out of 182 cities. The main vice of Bakersfield residents? Excess and vices. Bakersfield was ranked 18th for the 'sin'. Bakersfield residents also struggle with lust and vanity. The vice that least tempts Bakersfield? Greed.

Here's the full breakdown of the 'sins' that affect Bakersfield:

  • Anger and hatred: 111th
  • Jealousy: 65th
  • Excess and vices: 18th
  • Greed: 112th
  • Lust: 40th
  • Vanity: 44th
  • Laziness: 57th

Las Vegas made the top of the list of most sinful cities, followed by Los Angeles and New York.