10 Worst Cities for an Active Lifestyle

When it comes to being active, where you live matters. Access to walking trails and outdoor recreation centers, average monthly gym fees and even the local weather conditions all shape our fitness environment and our likelihood to get moving.

That’s why WalletHub put together a panel of experts to analyze which U.S. cities rank best and worst for an active lifestyle. Pulling data from sources like the U.S. Census Bureau, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Walk Score, the panel determined which cities have the most physically active populations—and which come up short. You can read the full report and an explanation of the methodology here.

Is your city among the worst?

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