Men’s Health has recently published its annual list of “fittest and fattest” United States cities. To determine the results, the study authors calculated percentages for the following factors among city residents: overweight, type 2 diabetes; money spent on junk food; inactivity; and more. Following are the five leanest and five heaviest cities:


  1. San Francisco
  2. Burlington, Vermont
  3. Washington, DC
  4. Seattle
  5. Austin, Texas


  1. Corpus Christi, Texas
  2. Charleston, West Virginia
  3. El Paso, Texas
  4. Dallas
  5. Memphis, Tennessee