Top 25 Healthiest Cities in the United States, Population greater than 100,000

Based on factors like

  • Physical Inactivity,
  • Obesity,
  • Access to Doctors,
  • Access to Mental Health Providers,
  • Access to Recreation and Fitness Facilities,
  • Excessive Drinking and
  • Smoking,

Niche, a content company specializing in "providing students, families, and professionals with best-in-class content and deep insight into big life decisions" has released it's 2016 Healthiest Cities List.  (www.Niche.com)   Niche assessed more than 220 cities with a population of more than 100,000 and came up with a somewhat predictable list but with a few surprises.  14 of the 25 cities are located in California.. Biggest surprise might be Alexandria, Virginia.  Check out the list below, see if you agree

 

  1. Boulder Colorado
  2. San Francisco California
  3. Arlington, Va.
  4. Provo, Utan
  5. Fort Collons, Colorado
  6. Berkeley, California
  7. Irvine, California
  8. Denver, Colorado
  9. Pasadena, California
  10. Bellevue, Washington
  11. Rosevill, California
  12. Oakland, California
  13. Santa Clara, California
  14. Orange, California
  15. Costa Mesa, California
  16. Lakewood, California
  17. Seattle, Washington
  18. Alexandria, Va.
  19. Torrence, California
  20. San Jose, California
  21. Portland, Oregon
  22. Sunnyvale, California
  23. Santa Maria, California
  24. Glendale, California
  25. Burbank, California
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