Special Report

Cities With the Worst Diets

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15. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 42.2%
> Fast-food restaurants: 79.4 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 32.1%
> Median household income: $56,260
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 16.4%
> Population: 1,383,737

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14. Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 42.3%
> Fast-food restaurants: 80.1 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 37.3%
> Median household income: $38,627
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 19.6%
> Population: 440,933

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13. Springfield, Missouri
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 42.3%
> Fast-food restaurants: 75.6 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 34.8%
> Median household income: $48,151
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 19.0%
> Population: 461,469

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12. Montgomery, Alabama
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 42.5%
> Fast-food restaurants: 80.8 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 36.9%
> Median household income: $49,123
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 20.6%
> Population: 373,889

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11. Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia-South Carolina
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 42.6%
> Fast-food restaurants: 67.8 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 31.8%
> Median household income: $50,492
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 18.1%
> Population: 600,600