Special Report

Cities Where People Live The Longest

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30. El Centro, California
> Life expectancy: 81.66 years — 2.57 more than US average
> Obesity rate: 34.6% — 92nd out of 382
> Smoking rate: 12.8% — 341st out of 382
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 31.4% — 31st out of 382
> Adults without health insurance: 8.3% — 177th out of 382
> Median household income: $48,472 (US average: $65,712)
> Population: 181,215

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29. Wenatchee, Washington
> Life expectancy: 81.72 years — 2.63 more than US average
> Obesity rate: 28.9% — 275th out of 382
> Smoking rate: 13.2% — 330th out of 382
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 18.3% — 331st out of 382
> Adults without health insurance: 11.0% — 100th out of 382
> Median household income: $60,532 (US average: $65,712)
> Population: 120,629

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28. St. George, Utah
> Life expectancy: 81.77 years — 2.68 more than US average
> Obesity rate: 23.6% — 359th out of 382
> Smoking rate: 8.9% — 380th out of 382
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 19.0% — 318th out of 382
> Adults without health insurance: 14.4% — 29th out of 382
> Median household income: $63,595 (US average: $65,712)
> Population: 177,556

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27. Napa, California
> Life expectancy: 81.77 years — 2.68 more than US average
> Obesity rate: 23.8% — 356th out of 382
> Smoking rate: 9.9% — 375th out of 382
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 18.5% — 327th out of 382
> Adults without health insurance: 6.6% — 250th out of 382
> Median household income: $92,769 (US average: $65,712)
> Population: 137,744

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26. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, Florida
> Life expectancy: 81.91 years — 2.82 more than US average
> Obesity rate: 22.8% — 365th out of 382
> Smoking rate: 15.8% — 232nd out of 382
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 24.4% — 193rd out of 382
> Adults without health insurance: 15.4% — 21st out of 382
> Median household income: $60,141 (US average: $65,712)
> Population: 6,166,488