The 50 Counties Where People Live the Longest

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25. Sioux County, Iowa
> Life expectancy: 82.86 years
> Largest place in county: Sioux Center
> Change in life expectancy, 1980-2014: +6.0%
> Poverty: 7.9%
> Adult obesity: 28%

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24. Mono County, California
> Life expectancy: 82.96 years
> Largest place in county: Mammoth Lakes
> Change in life expectancy, 1980-2014: +9.1%
> Poverty: 9.9%
> Adult obesity: 23.4%

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23. Howard County, Maryland
> Life expectancy: 82.98 years
> Largest place in county: Columbia
> Change in life expectancy, 1980-2014: +10.4%
> Poverty: 5.2%
> Adult obesity: 24.4%

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22. Blaine County, Idaho
> Life expectancy: 82.99 years
> Largest place in county: Hailey
> Change in life expectancy, 1980-2014: +8.0%
> Poverty: 14.8%
> Adult obesity: 17.6%

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21. Ouray County, Colorado
> Life expectancy: 83.00 years
> Largest place in county: Ridgway
> Change in life expectancy, 1980-2014: +8.5%
> Poverty: 10.4%
> Adult obesity: 19.3%