San Luis Obispo Paso Robles on the top 10 best city list
March 25, 2014
San Luis Obispo and Paso Robles were listed as the eighth best city for well-being out of 189 cities or pairs of cities, according to a Gallup poll released Tuesday.
The 2013 rankings are based on more than 500,000 interviews in which people were asked about such matters as their emotional and physical health, job satisfaction, community safety and access to food, shelter and health care.
Provo, Utah ranked number one and also had the lowest percentage of smokers, 7 percent.
Huntington W.Va, was at the bottom of the list.
Near the bottom of the list, Charleston, W. Va., had the highest percentage of smokers, 34 percent. Utica-Rome in New York had the highest job satisfaction at 93 percent and Charleston the lowest at 81 percent.