The 50 Counties Where People Live the Longest

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20. Lincoln County, South Dakota
> Life expectancy: 83.03 years
> Largest place in county: Sioux Falls
> Change in life expectancy, 1980-2014: +7.5%
> Poverty: 3%
> Adult obesity: 29.6%

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19. Leelanau County, Michigan
> Life expectancy: 83.10 years
> Largest place in county: Greilickville
> Change in life expectancy, 1980-2014: +9.4%
> Poverty: 7.7%
> Adult obesity: 30.8%

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18. San Mateo County, California
> Life expectancy: 83.11 years
> Largest place in county: Daly City
> Change in life expectancy, 1980-2014: +9.8%
> Poverty: 7.3%
> Adult obesity: 21.3%

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17. Santa Clara County, California
> Life expectancy: 83.14 years
> Largest place in county: San Jose
> Change in life expectancy, 1980-2014: +9.7%
> Poverty: 8.6%
> Adult obesity: 19.8%

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16. Loudoun County, Virginia
> Life expectancy: 83.19 years
> Largest place in county: Leesburg
> Change in life expectancy, 1980-2014: +12.5%
> Poverty: 3.7%
> Adult obesity: 22.7%