Columbus is the largest city in Ohio and the state capital, yet it is hardly a huge metropolitan area.
The state capital, Austin, is famed for its live music and openness. Some worry about city traffic and housing expenses.
Tourism is popular in San Diego. People who dislike the city cite its high cost of living and lack of personality.
Phoenix, the fifth-largest city in the United States, is famous for its scorching summers and arid landscape.
Tucson, Arizona's second-largest city, has Sonoran Desert and Mexican culture. Critics point to the city's high crime rate and poor downtown.
Concerns have been raised regarding the city's high crime rates and overcrowded streets.
The city itself is boring, although the wharves and boardwalk offer some entertainment.
The city has been criticized for being excessively large and without a center location, despite its popularity due to its beaches and military posts.
The city of Fargo is North Dakota's largest. However, detractors have noted that there is little to do and that societal norms are extremely rigid.