A new survey ranked Seattle as the second highest city in the country.
The study of the personal finance website WalletHub compared more than 170 of the largest US cities across 42 key calculations. Criteria ranged from the cost of a medical examination to fruit and green consumption to fitness clubs. Inhabitant.
When scores from all criteria were added, Seattle came out with second best in the nation. San Francisco ranked No. 1, while San Diego ranked third, Portland, Ore., Ranked fourth and Washington, D.C., fifth.
Seattle ranked first and foremost in its share of physically active adults and secondly in the green space. The city also has the third most driving path per capita.
Seattle also scored well above the average in other categories (an average score is 87):
- 27th ̵
- 7th – Part of Adults eat enough fruits / vegetables a day
- 7. – Healthy restaurants per capita
- 33. – Diet habits and nutrition experts per. Capita
Neighboring countries in Washington did not do well in the survey – but were still above average.
Vancouver came in at No. 49, Tacoma was ranked No. 69, and Spokane entered at No. 73. The survey also found that Tacoma is tied to five other cities to have the highest medical care costs.  Portland, Ore., Ranked first to have the most healthy restaurants per capita.
See the full results of the study and methodology here …