Recently, the healthiest counties in Iowa were featured on our website. Mitchell County came in first, which many were surprised about. Several readers asked about the unhealthiest counties, so we decided to oblige. Here are the 10 unhealthiest counties in Iowa, according to research done across the state, based off of longevity of life and quality of life.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Although these 10 counties made the list for unhealthiest in the state, that doesn’t mean they’re not doing things right. Overall, these are counties are still great places to live, with so much to offer, and each one is as beautiful and charming as the next.