2 Missouri Cities Ranked Among The Rudest Cities In The U.S.

By Sarah Tate

March 9, 2023

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America is a land of incredibly diverse communities. No matter where you go, you can find both the nicest people you have ever met and some of the rudest you have ever encountered.

Business Insider compiled a list of the 50 rudest cities in America, using the results of two surveys that asked Americans to rank which cities they believed were ruder than others. According to the site, "Insider and SurveyMonkey conducted a survey of more than 2,000 American adults, asking them to choose the five rudest cities in the US from a list of the 50 biggest cities." While some cities like NYC and Los Angeles top the list, two popular cities in Missouri managed to make the cut.

So which Missouri cities were named among the rudest cities the country?

  • No. 30: St. Louis
  • No. 32: Kansas City

Coming in at No. 30 and 32 overall, respectively, 2.7% of respondents thought both St. Louis and Kansas City had the rudest inhabitants. According to Business Insider:

These are the Top 10 rudest cities in the country, according to the report:

  1. New York City, New York
  2. Los Angeles, California
  3. Washington, D.C.
  4. Chicago, Illinois
  5. Boston, Massachusetts
  6. Detroit, Michigan
  7. Buffalo, New York
  8. Baltimore, Maryland
  9. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  10. San Francisco, California

Check out the full list of the rudest cities in America at Business Insider.

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