Special Report

Cities With the Worst Diets

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5. Clarksville, Tennessee-Kentucky
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 43.3%
> Fast-food restaurants: 64.1 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 33.4%
> Median household income: $54,667
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 20.3%
> Population: 285,602

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4. Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, North Carolina
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 43.6%
> Fast-food restaurants: 70.7 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 31.8%
> Median household income: $48,079
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 17.5%
> Population: 366,534

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3. Cincinnati, Ohio
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 43.7%
> Fast-food restaurants: 73.2 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 31.7%
> Median household income: $61,653
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 15.5%
> Population: 2,180,746

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2. Memphis, Tennessee
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 44.1%
> Fast-food restaurants: 72.0 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 35.1%
> Median household income: $50,984
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 19.4%
> Population: 1,346,626

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1. Lubbock, Texas
> Adults who do not eat healthy: 46.2%
> Fast-food restaurants: 85.2 per 100,000 people
> Adult obesity rate: 32.2%
> Median household income: $47,276
> Adults who report poor or fair health: 18.0%
> Population: 318,011