Six counties in the DMV were named in the top 25 healthiest communities report.

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The Healthiest Communities in the DMV

March 26, 2019

If you needed another reason to be a proud resident of the DMV, you can now add top healthiest communities to your brag list.

The U.S. News and World Report teamed up with the U.S. department of Health to give us a full ranking of the top 500 healthiest cities in the country. And six counties in the DMV are represented in the top 25.

The communities are ranked based on their population, equity, education systems, housing, food and nutrition, public safety, community infrastructure and overall community vitality. Rankings are reported in order to empower citizens and heath care leaders to make decisions to improve health outcomes across the country, according to The U.S.News & World Report.

See where your county ranks below:

#3 Falls Church City, Virginia.

#4 Loudoun County, Virginia

#10 Howard County, Maryland.

#13 Fairfax County, Virginia.

#18 Fairfax ity, Virginia

#25 Arlington County, Virginia

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