Top Towns for Cleanest Air

Health, Home & Family, On the Road, Travel Destinations
on October 26, 2008
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Every year, the American Lung Association reports on the State of the Air in the United States, listing the best and worst places to live, based on pollution levels. The top 10 countiesand some of their respective townsfor clean air in 2007 are listed below. The complete list is available at Click on Best and Worst Cities.

  1. Converse County, Wyoming
    Douglas (pop. 5,288)
  2. Elbert County, Colorado
    Elizabeth (pop. 1,434)
  3. Lake County, California
    Clearlake City (pop. 13,142)
  4. Billings County, North Dakota
    Medora (pop. 100)
  5. Laramie County, Wyoming
    Cheyenne (pop. 53,011)
  6. San Miguel County, Colorado
    Telluride (pop. 2,221)
  7. Santa Fe County, New Mexico
    Espanola (pop. 9,688)
  8. Inyo County, California
    Lone Pine (pop. 1,655)
  9. Maui County, Hawaii
    Wailuku (pop. 12,296)
  10. McKenzie County, North Dakota
    Watford City (pop. 1,435)