Special Report

The City With the Longest Life Expectancy in Every State

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Colorado: Boulder
> Life expectancy in 2018: 82.97 years — 3.88 years more than US average
> Statewide life expectancy: 80.50 years — 7th highest
> Obesity rate: 15.2% (21.8% in Colorado)
> Smoking rate: 11.3% (14.6% in Colorado)
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 9.5% (15.5% in Colorado)
> Adults without health insurance: 5.4% (8.0% in Colorado)
> Median household income: $88,535 (Colorado average: $77,127)
> Population: 326,196

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Connecticut: Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
> Life expectancy in 2018: 82.71 years — 3.62 years more than US average
> Statewide life expectancy: 80.87 years — 5th highest
> Obesity rate: 21.3% (25.8% in Connecticut)
> Smoking rate: 10.2% (12.7% in Connecticut)
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 17.7% (20.4% in Connecticut)
> Adults without health insurance: 9.1% (5.9% in Connecticut)
> Median household income: $97,053 (Connecticut average: $78,833)
> Population: 943,332

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Delaware: Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
> Life expectancy in 2018: 78.43 years — 0.66 years less than US average
> Statewide life expectancy: 78.43 years — 18th lowest
> Obesity rate: 27.6% (30.9% in Delaware)
> Smoking rate: 16.1% (17.0% in Delaware)
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 22.5% (27.7% in Delaware)
> Adults without health insurance: 5.6% (6.6% in Delaware)
> Median household income: $74,533 (Delaware average: $70,176)
> Population: 6,102,434

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Florida: Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island
> Life expectancy in 2018: 86.06 years — 6.97 years more than US average
> Statewide life expectancy: 80.04 years — 10th highest
> Obesity rate: 21.3% (26.6% in Florida)
> Smoking rate: 14.4% (16.1% in Florida)
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 23.2% (25.9% in Florida)
> Adults without health insurance: 13.1% (13.2% in Florida)
> Median household income: $76,025 (Florida average: $59,227)
> Population: 384,902

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Georgia: Gainesville
> Life expectancy in 2018: 79.36 years — 0.27 years more than US average
> Statewide life expectancy: 77.77 years — 13th lowest
> Obesity rate: 32.6% (32.0% in Georgia)
> Smoking rate: 15.6% (17.5% in Georgia)
> Adults who don’t exercise regularly: 26.0% (27.5% in Georgia)
> Adults without health insurance: 18.4% (13.4% in Georgia)
> Median household income: $67,467 (Georgia average: $61,980)
> Population: 204,441