Special Report

Cities Where People Live The Longest

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20. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
> Life expectancy: 82.16 years — 3.07 more than US average
> Obesity rate: 28.0% — 293rd out of 382
> Smoking rate: 11.9% — 358th out of 382
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 18.8% — 320th out of 382
> Adults without health insurance: 7.5% — 209th out of 382
> Median household income: $105,659 (US average: $65,712)
> Population: 6,280,697

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19. New York-Newark-Jersey City, New Jersey
> Life expectancy: 82.17 years — 3.08 more than US average
> Obesity rate: 24.3% — 352nd out of 382
> Smoking rate: 13.1% — 333rd out of 382
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 25.1% — 168th out of 382
> Adults without health insurance: 6.9% — 238th out of 382
> Median household income: $83,160 (US average: $65,712)
> Population: 19,216,182

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18. Iowa City, Iowa
> Life expectancy: 82.19 years — 3.10 more than US average
> Obesity rate: 27.7% — 302nd out of 382
> Smoking rate: 14.6% — 281st out of 382
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 17.4% — 346th out of 382
> Adults without health insurance: 7.7% — 204th out of 382
> Median household income: $63,761 (US average: $65,712)
> Population: 173,105

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17. San Diego-Carlsbad, California
> Life expectancy: 82.21 years — 3.12 more than US average
> Obesity rate: 20.3% — 377th out of 382
> Smoking rate: 10.8% — 370th out of 382
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 14.4% — 375th out of 382
> Adults without health insurance: 8.0% — 191st out of 382
> Median household income: $83,985 (US average: $65,712)
> Population: 3,338,330

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16. Rochester, Minnesota
> Life expectancy: 82.22 years — 3.13 more than US average
> Obesity rate: 29.6% — 252nd out of 382
> Smoking rate: 12.8% — 343rd out of 382
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 21.5% — 278th out of 382
> Adults without health insurance: 5.5% — 307th out of 382
> Median household income: $75,926 (US average: $65,712)
> Population: 221,921