A big debate in the health and fitness world is which city is - which city is the healthiest city in America. Several cities in America have a case to be dubbed the "Healthiest City in America". However, one major national publication in the health and fitness world made a list of the "Top 10 Healthiest Cities in America in 2022" - and a city in Georgia made the cut! In this article, we will take a look at which city made the list as well as a few others that made the cut as well.
Mindbodyonline.com just recently released a list titled "Top 10 Healthiest Cities in America in 2022". According to the publication, it collected data to "rank the 50 most populous U.S. cities from most healthy to least". Several factors were taken into consideration including how much residents exercise, how stressed they are, the amount of rest they get, how many of them smoke, how much alcohol they drink, their body mass index, how close they are to friends and family, how connected they feel to their communities, and whether they feel spiritually fulfilled. The city from Georgia that made the cut is none other than - Atlanta! The popular city in Georgia came in at #4!
According to mindbodyonline.com, although Atlanta is still very high on this list, they were ranked #2 for 2021. Atlanta also ranked high in several areas including ranking 2nd in "spiritual fulfillment" and "sufficient rest". The city also has a lot of residents that are "big wellness spenders", meaning they spend a lot at salons and spas, fitness studios, gyms, and wellness businesses. The top 10 healthiest cities in America are #10 Raleigh, #9 Seattle, #8 Austin, #7 San Jose, #6 San Francisco, #5 D.C., #4 Atlanta, #3 San Diego, #2 Los Angeles, and coming in at #1 - Miami. Miami is the healthiest city in America for the third straight year.