Healthiest places to live in America

By: Sean Dowling, Buzz60

As part of its annual "Best Places to Live" report, MONEY ranked America's healthiest small cities based on a range of factors.

Access to medical care, obesity and disease rates, activity levels and anecdotal evidence were taken into account.

It's no surprise that if you want to live a healthier lifestyle, head to the mountains.

Scroll through to see the towns that made the cut:

Healthiest Places to Live in America:
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Healthiest Places to Live in America:

1. Highlands Ranch, Colorado

Just 15 miles south of Denver, this town has the lowest obesity rate in the country. It also has low disease rates, and high rates of physically active residents.
2. Koolaupoko, Hawaii

It holds the record for the fewest cancer deaths in America. The warm breeze and swaying palm trees can’t hurt!

3. Greenwich, Connecticut

You’re in luck if you have an emergency thanks to the high number of hospitals within a 15-mile radius.

4. Woodbury, Minnesota

Residents have the lowest rate of heart disease in the country.

5. Quincy, Massachusetts

This Boston suburb has the fewest diabetes-related deaths nationwide.

6. Nashua, New Hampshire
7. Cheyenne, Wyoming 
8. Provo, Utah
9. San Rafael, California
10. St. Augustine, Florida

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