According to the American College of Sports Medicine, Seattle is the 8th healthiest city in the Nation. Our neighbors to the south, Portland rank just above as the 7th healthiest city and Washington D.C. ranks as the top healthy city in the nation.
According to the index Seattle can improve in the following areas:
- Eat more fruit and vegetables
- Quit Smoking
- Build more swimming pools
- Build more rec centers
Read all the index component here