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San Diego One of Richest Cities in America

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    San Diego One of Richest Cities in America

    America’s Finest City is also one of America’s richest cities.

    In a newly released list by Wall St. Cheat Sheet, San Diego was ranked the No. 5 richest city in America.

    The ranking looked at cities with a population greater than 500,000 people that have the highest percentage of households earning at least $150,000 per year.

    It also provides the salary you would need to live comfortably in each city. In San Diego, that salary is $101, 984. (The Cheat Sheet says the magic income to feel comfortable is $75,000.)

    Three other California cities made the top 10 list: San Francisco came in at No. 1 (no surprise there), San Jose sits at No. 2 and Los Angeles was ranked No. 8.

    Here’s the full list:

    1.) San Francisco
    2.) San Jose
    3.) Washington, D.C.
    4.) Seattle
    5.) San Diego
    6.) Boston
    7.) New York City
    8.) Los Angeles
    9.) Denver
    10.) Austin

    How do you feel about where San Diego stacks up? Let us know in the comments section below.