San Jose Metro Makes National Geographic's 25 Happiest Places in the United States List

It must be the warm weather or the great food or maybe our open spaces.

Either way, San Jose is truly the Heart of Silicon Valley and others agree.

National Geographic names the San Jose Metro Area one of its 25 Happiest Places in the United States list.

The renown publication teamed up with bestselling author Dan Buettner and Gallup’s social scientists to develop an index that assessed "measurable expressions of happiness and identifies where Americans are living their best lives."

The study established 15 metrics that signaled happiness, including; eating healthy and learning something new every day to civic engagement, financial security, and vacation time.

Read all about it here.