Have you ever visited a city and you could just tell the environment supported high performing athletes and health enthusiast? There are certainly cities out there that will make you question your lifestyle and health choices! Environmental Factors such as; parks, farmer’s markets, bike commuting, golf courses and swimming pools play a huge role in determining the country’s fittest cities, but also that a large percentage of the population meets CDC physical activity guidelines, eats the recommended amount of fruits and vegetables daily and has low rates of health issues like heart disease, diabetes and asthma. Take a look below to see if your city made the top 5 this year:

1.Washington, DC

2. Minneapolis, MN

3. San Diego, CA

4. San Francisco, CA

5. Sacramento, CA


Interested to see who else made the cut? View more cities here.