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No. 3 Austin, TX

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The college town that inspired the movies Slacker and
Dazed and Confused has almost a cottage industry in hipness. Hot zones
for slacker types are the areas around South Congress and the University of
Texas campus. But you can also see the capital’s super-fit locals making the most of the great live
music
.

See all the America’s Favorite Cities survey results!

America's Strangest People 2011

No. 3 Austin, TX

The college town that inspired the movies Slacker and
Dazed and Confused has almost a cottage industry in hipness. Hot zones
for slacker types are the areas around South Congress and the University of
Texas campus. But you can also see the capital’s super-fit locals making the most of the great live
music
.

See all the America’s Favorite Cities survey results!

© Ian Dagnall / Alamy

America's Strangest People 2011

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