Health rankings broken down by county

By: NewsCenter 16 staff Email
By: NewsCenter 16 staff Email

A Michiana county makes it into the top five in the Hoosier State for overall health.

Lagrange County ranked fourth overall out of 92 counties.

That's according to the Annual Health Rankings report from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

The next highest ranked county in Michiana is Marshall at 16, followed by Elkhart at 18th. St Joseph county is ranked 44th.

The report includes factors like length of life, quality of life and health behaviors like smoking.

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