Nevada’s
Top Cities for Fit Lifestyles

2020

Located predominantly in the Great Basin, Nevada is home to rolling deserts lands, mountain ranges with thick forests, and major rivers. Lake Tahoe, Death Valley National Park, and Red Rock Canyon are some of the most popular geographic destinations in Nevada, and each has a personality that calls upon recreational activities. Mountain biking, paddle boarding, caving, and running are only a handful of activities that Nevada adds to a fitness routine.  

Interesting things to know about Nevada: 

  • Nevada is the driest state in the country. 
  • Nevada has more mountain ranges than any other state. 
  • Over 40 Million tourists visit Las Vegas, Nevada, each year.
18 %

The percentage of adults who report excessive drinking. Heavy drinking is linked to higher blood pressure, poorer liver function, increased stroke risk and larger waistlines.

22 %

The percentage of adults who report lack of physical activity.

27 %

The percentage of adults who report a BMI — or body mass index — above 30%. Higher BMI may be an indicator of greater risk to physical health.

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1
Summerlin South, Nevada
Summerlin S.
Fit Score: 77.84

Summerlin South, NV

Population 26,059
Exercise Opportunities 730
Physical Inactivity 230
Access to Healthy Food 40
Obesity 270
Air pollution (PM2.5) 3.29
Smoking 160
Frequent Physical Distress 12
Poor Physical Health Days 4
Drinking Water Violations Yes
Excessive Drinking 170
Frequent Mental Distress 13

2
Enterprise, Nevada
Enterprise
Fit Score: 77.45

Enterprise, NV

Population 155,773
Exercise Opportunities 730
Physical Inactivity 230
Access to Healthy Food 40
Obesity 270
Air pollution (PM2.5) 3.29
Smoking 160
Frequent Physical Distress 12
Poor Physical Health Days 4
Drinking Water Violations Yes
Excessive Drinking 170
Frequent Mental Distress 13

3
Carson City, Nevada
Carson City
Fit Score: 77.43

Carson City, NV

Population 55,414
Exercise Opportunities 910
Physical Inactivity 210
Access to Healthy Food 50
Obesity 280
Air pollution (PM2.5) 2.52
Smoking 180
Frequent Physical Distress 12
Poor Physical Health Days 4.1
Drinking Water Violations No
Excessive Drinking 180
Frequent Mental Distress 13

4
Henderson, Nevada
Henderson
Fit Score: 77.18

Henderson, NV

Population 310,390
Exercise Opportunities 730
Physical Inactivity 230
Access to Healthy Food 40
Obesity 270
Air pollution (PM2.5) 3.29
Smoking 160
Frequent Physical Distress 12
Poor Physical Health Days 4
Drinking Water Violations Yes
Excessive Drinking 170
Frequent Mental Distress 13

5
Moapa Valley, Nevada
Moapa Valle.
Fit Score: 77.15

Moapa Valley, NV

Population 6,840
Exercise Opportunities 730
Physical Inactivity 230
Access to Healthy Food 40
Obesity 270
Air pollution (PM2.5) 3.29
Smoking 160
Frequent Physical Distress 12
Poor Physical Health Days 4
Drinking Water Violations Yes
Excessive Drinking 170
Frequent Mental Distress 13