Special Report

Best States for an Active Lifestyle

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31. Michigan
> Total score: 70
> Gyms: 5.1 per 100,000 people
> Share of residents living within 10 mins of a park: 80%
> Affordability rank: 32 out of 51

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30. Ohio
> Total score: 71
> Gyms: 5.1 per 100,000 people
> Share of residents living within 10 mins of a park: 68%
> Affordability rank: 20 out of 51

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29. Vermont
> Total score: 72
> Gyms: 5.1 per 100,000 people
> Share of residents living within 10 mins of a park: 93%
> Affordability rank: 41 out of 51

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28. Alaska
> Total score: 74
> Gyms: 5.3 per 100,000 people
> Share of residents living within 10 mins of a park: 76%
> Affordability rank: 45 out of 51

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27. Alabama
> Total score: 74
> Gyms: 6.3 per 100,000 people
> Share of residents living within 10 mins of a park: 33%
> Affordability rank: 7 out of 51

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