Vigo County ranks as one of the most unhealthy counties in Indiana

Vigo County is fairing far worse when it comes to health compared to other Indiana counties.

Posted: Mar 19, 2019 4:16 PM
Updated: Mar 20, 2019 1:44 PM

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - Vigo County is fairing far worse when it comes to health compared to other Indiana counties.

In fact, out of the Hoosier State's 92 counties, Vigo ranks 83st for overall health outcomes.

According to countyhealthrankings.org, every county across the state is ranked in a number of different categories.

They include smoking, obesity, and quality of life.

Martin and Parke Counties ranked the best in the Wabash Valley at number 31 and 34 respectively.

For a complete breakdown and a more in-depth look, click here.

Illinois residents, click here to see how your county placed.

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