Special Report

American Cities Getting the Most Exercise

Eugene, Oregon
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30. Eugene
> State:
Oregon
> Population: 358,337
> Pct. of city residents reporting physical activity: 84.8%
> Fitness centers per 100,000 residents: 11
> Obesity rate: 28.1%
> Pct. of adults reporting fair/poor health: 14.2%

29. Durham-Chapel Hill
> State:
North Carolina
> Population: 542,710
> Pct. of city residents reporting physical activity: 80.0%
> Fitness centers per 100,000 residents: 14
> Obesity rate: 26.8%
> Pct. of adults reporting fair/poor health: 15.4%

Kingston, New York
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28. Kingston
> State:
New York
> Population: 180,445
> Pct. of city residents reporting physical activity: 81.3%
> Fitness centers per 100,000 residents: 13
> Obesity rate: 27.0%
> Pct. of adults reporting fair/poor health: 12.1%

Carson City, Nevada
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27. Carson City
> State:
Nevada
> Population: 54,522
> Pct. of city residents reporting physical activity: 82.1%
> Fitness centers per 100,000 residents: 13
> Obesity rate: 23.0%
> Pct. of adults reporting fair/poor health: 17.7%

Seattle (King County), Washington
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26. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
> State:
Washington
> Population: 3,671,478
> Pct. of city residents reporting physical activity: 83.3%
> Fitness centers per 100,000 residents: 12
> Obesity rate: 25.5%
> Pct. of adults reporting fair/poor health: 12.1%

San Jose, California
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25. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
> State:
California
> Population: 1,952,872
> Pct. of city residents reporting physical activity: 84.5%
> Fitness centers per 100,000 residents: 12
> Obesity rate: 20.5%
> Pct. of adults reporting fair/poor health: 13.7%

San Francisco, Golden Gate, California
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24. San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward
> State:
California
> Population: 4,594,060
> Pct. of city residents reporting physical activity: 84.8%
> Fitness centers per 100,000 residents: 12
> Obesity rate: 19.8%
> Pct. of adults reporting fair/poor health: 13.9%

Ann Arbor, Michigan
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23. Ann Arbor
> State:
Michigan
> Population: 356,874
> Pct. of city residents reporting physical activity: 83.0%
> Fitness centers per 100,000 residents: 13
> Obesity rate: 23.6%
> Pct. of adults reporting fair/poor health: 9.6%

Portland-South Portland, Maine
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22. Portland-South Portland
> State:
Maine
> Population: 523,552
> Pct. of city residents reporting physical activity: 82.5%
> Fitness centers per 100,000 residents: 13
> Obesity rate: 24.0%
> Pct. of adults reporting fair/poor health: 10.7%

Columbia, Missouri
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21. Columbia
> State:
Missouri
> Population: 172,717
> Pct. of city residents reporting physical activity: 79.0%
> Fitness centers per 100,000 residents: 16
> Obesity rate: 24.2%
> Pct. of adults reporting fair/poor health: 10.8%

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