Special Report

Cities With the Best (and Worst) Health Insurance Coverage

Valdosta, Georgia
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20. Valdosta, GA
> Pct. of adults under 65 without health insurance: 21.6%
> Poverty rate: 26.0%
> Pct. of adults in fair or poor health: 20.0%
> Medicaid expansion under ACA: No

Daytona Beach, Florida
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19. Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL
> Pct. of adults under 65 without health insurance: 21.6%
> Poverty rate: 16.4%
> Pct. of adults in fair or poor health: 15.6%
> Medicaid expansion under ACA: No

St. George, Utah
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18. St. George, UT
> Pct. of adults under 65 without health insurance: 22.5%
> Poverty rate: 12.0%
> Pct. of adults in fair or poor health: 12.5%
> Medicaid expansion under ACA: No

Harbor walk on Charlotte Horbor in Punta Gorda, FL
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17. Punta Gorda, FL
> Pct. of adults under 65 without health insurance: 22.6%
> Poverty rate: 10.7%
> Pct. of adults in fair or poor health: 13.2%
> Medicaid expansion under ACA: No

Miami, Florida
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16. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL
> Pct. of adults under 65 without health insurance: 22.8%
> Poverty rate: 17.2%
> Pct. of adults in fair or poor health: 18.9%
> Medicaid expansion under ACA: No