Special Report

The 50 Least Physically Active Cities in the US

40. Kokomo, Indiana
> Adults who don’t exercise: 27.8% (US avg.: 22.2%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 65.2% (US avg.: 83.9%)
> Adult obesity rate: 32.9% (US avg.: 28.5%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 13.8% (US avg.: 8.5%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 17.8% (US avg.: 16.0%)
> Median household income: $55,868 (US median: $61,937)

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39. Jackson, Tennessee
> Adults who don’t exercise: 27.7% (US avg.: 22.2%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 64.9% (US avg.: 83.9%)
> Adult obesity rate: 35.6% (US avg.: 28.5%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 12.6% (US avg.: 8.5%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 19.8% (US avg.: 16.0%)
> Median household income: $45,610 (US median: $61,937)

38. Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Maryland
> Adults who don’t exercise: 26.6% (US avg.: 22.2%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 62.2% (US avg.: 83.9%)
> Adult obesity rate: 34.9% (US avg.: 28.5%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 11.8% (US avg.: 8.5%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 17.8% (US avg.: 16.0%)
> Median household income: $61,256 (US median: $61,937)

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37. Macon-Bibb County, Georgia
> Adults who don’t exercise: 29.9% (US avg.: 22.2%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 68.8% (US avg.: 83.9%)
> Adult obesity rate: 34.3% (US avg.: 28.5%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 13.1% (US avg.: 8.5%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 20.6% (US avg.: 16.0%)
> Median household income: $42,615 (US median: $61,937)

36. Tuscaloosa, Alabama
> Adults who don’t exercise: 27.0% (US avg.: 22.2%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 62.6% (US avg.: 83.9%)
> Adult obesity rate: 34.8% (US avg.: 28.5%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 12.3% (US avg.: 8.5%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 21.6% (US avg.: 16.0%)
> Median household income: $50,939 (US median: $61,937)