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    San Jose, San Francisco Rank High in Health, Livability: Survey
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    A new survey finds that San Jose and San Francisco are some of the best — and healthiest — cities to live in the country.

    WalletHub.com determined that San Jose is the fourth best city with a population of more than 300,000 to live in the United States. San Francisco is tied for eighth place with Lexington, Kentucky.

    Oakland follows at No. 23 in a list of 62.

    The cities ranked even higher when it came to the health of its residents: San Francisco is in the top slot, while San Jose is No. 3.

    Other factors studied in the survey include school system quality, job economy, political engagement, recreational opportunities and drivability.

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