When you think about some of the gloomiest, unhappiest and most melancholy places on earth, does Ohio come to mind?
According to a list of the bleakest places on earth, the answer is -- yes.
Buzzfeed ranked the 12 saddest places on earth and Youngstown, Ohio ranked at No. 9.
Why, you might ask, is Youngstown being compared to cities within Bangladesh, Nigeria and Russia?
They say the city scored a spot on the list for a few reasons:
Buzzfeed lists 12 Of The Bleakest Places On Earth:
12. Cherepovets City, Russia
11. Trona, California, U.S.A.
10. Dhaka, Bangladesh
9. Youngstown, Ohio, U.S.A.
8. Minqin County, China
7. Oymyakon, Russia
6. Makoko, Lagos, Nigeria
5. West Point, Monrovia, Liberia
4. Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
3. Pripyat, Ukraine
2. La Rinconada, Peru
1. Norilsk, Russia
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