Special Report

Cities With the Worst Diets

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30. Binghamton, New York
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 40.6%
> Fast-food restaurants: 73.9 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 29.2%
> Median household income: $50,545
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 16.8%
> Population: 242,217

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29. Richmond, Virginia
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 40.6%
> Fast-food restaurants: 72.1 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 29.9%
> Median household income: $67,633
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 15.2%
> Population: 1,301,540

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28. Knoxville, Tennessee
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 40.7%
> Fast-food restaurants: 75.5 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 32.3%
> Median household income: $51,848
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 18.8%
> Population: 877,874

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27. Nashville-Davidson–Murfreesboro–Franklin, Tennessee
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 41.0%
> Fast-food restaurants: 79.7 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 31.7%
> Median household income: $63,939
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 16.4%
> Population: 1,904,226

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26. Lincoln, Nebraska
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 41.2%
> Fast-food restaurants: 93.2 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 27.7%
> Median household income: $60,057
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 11.1%
> Population: 331,592

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