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Raleigh Named #1 Healthiest City for Women to Live

Raleigh, NC Best Place to Live


Women's Health Magazine has rated Raleigh, NC as the healthiest U.S. city for women to live, beating out 99 of the largest U.S. cities.

Raleigh was also ranked in the top 10 healthiest cities for men to live.

Cities were ranked based on 30 health measurement categories, including:

  • Obesity rates
  • Amount of time spent working out
  • Frequency of doctor visits for health check-ups
  • Breast cancer rates
  • Eating the recommended serving of fruits and veggies
  • Life expectancy rates

Women's Health and Men's Health Magazines used several data sources, including:

  • Centers for Disease Control
  • The American Cancer Society
  • The U.S. Census Bureau

Read the full MSNBC women's health ranking article here. Or, view a complete list of the healthiest and unhealthiest cities for women.

There are many reasons why Raleigh is consistently ranked as a "best place to live," including job growth, entertainment options and social life, colleges and universities, professional sports, and more.


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WOW Penny! Good to know that NC has a very healthy city in which to live...I thought it could be Asheville up here in the mountains...but am delighted to know that y'all over there are doing WELL =)

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JaneAnne - I wonder if they also took into account the number of world class hospitals and doctors here, I bet that was a factor!  I'm sure Asheville ranks way up there too, what a beautiful city with nice, healthy mountain air.

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