I Hate the Town I Live In

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 34 People

    America's Top 10 Miserable Cities By Forbes

    Stockton, CA. it sucks! don't move here!
    more2lifethenthis more2lifethenthis
    46-50, M
    Dec 4, 2011

    I Hate Podunk, Ohio!!

    I have lived in this town and a much bigger one back and forth all my life. I am nearing 40 and 30 some yrs ago the city said they'd have a marina district like Chicago and other cities. They just sold it to a foreign comapny and still haven't built anything. Public transport...
    samuraiprincess samuraiprincess
    36-40, F
    Jul 24, 2012

    Conservative Small Town

    Conservative. Small. Boring. Predictable. Depressing. Those are just a few of the words that describe my opinion of the town I am currently living in. I don't really mind small towns at all. I just wish this one weren't so damned conservative. I thought small southern towns were...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 26, 2009

    Worst Town In The Usa

    This place is boring.  Nothing to look forward to, some places dont even have cell service, much less public transportation.  No need for public transportation, nothing to get to.  the people in this town like it this way...why are people so weird?
    gottogetout gottogetout
    1 Response May 27, 2011

    Cant Stand P-town

    I have lived in paris texas, since i was a little kid. we are a small town 30,000 people live here. its two hrs away from dallas. ive never really disliked my town but that all changed in 2008 when two men both of them being white were charged with dragging and killing a black...
    saintsforever saintsforever
    26-30, M
    Jan 19, 2013
    fitwealth fitwealth
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Mar 1, 2014

    This Town Is Dying In It's Sleep

    I think they stopped progressing in the 60s.   No mass transit, museums, unions are 'evil' and not allowed, monopolies on gas, electric, phone...It's crazy!  Some areas have literally just gotten landlines in the 80s! $8/hr and mandatory overtime is the job norm.  It's so dull...
    roodidoo roodidoo
    Feb 1, 2011

    It's not completely terrible.

    ..it's just that there is nothing to do here. This is a town where old republicans come to die. It's perfect for my parents, but for me, a straight man in his twenties who is desperate for a little action, it's not exactly ideal. I need some time away from this town and live a...
    Xamad Xamad
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 2, 2014

    Town Hates Me

    I've been living here for 10 years, now. I suppose hate is a strong word, perhaps dislike, distaste or disfavor would be more appropriate descriptions of my feelings on the subject. I've lived in diverse settings ranging from small towns to huge cities, but this place feels like...
    CravenRaven CravenRaven
    41-45, F
    Jan 16, 2012
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