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The Most Polluted Major Cities in America

THE MOST POLLUTED MAJOR CITIES IN AMERICA INDEX TOP 100 MOST POPULATED CITIES BY THEIR POLLUTION INDEX >200 175 - 200 150 - 175 125 - 150 100 - 125 <100 14 148.85 148.42 15 Spokane- Spokane Valley, WA Dallas- Fort Worth- Arlington, TX 144.41 17 Chicago- Naperville- Elgin, IL 140.87 Philadelphia- Camden- Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE 19 22 139.34 Salt Lake City, UT 206.70 Riverside-San Bernardino- Ontario, CA 142.07 Provo- Orem, UT 13 Wichita, KS 146.12 St. Louis, MO 149.47 195.60 Bakersfield, CA 21 139.82 Ogden- Clearfield, UT 48 70 201.76 (3 62 156.96 39 Fresno, CA 65 Albuquerque, 30 35 161.69 Stockton- Lodi, CA 53 32 86 136.31 San Jose- Sunnyvale- Santa Clara, СА 25 89 202.08 Modesto, CA 83 44 149.96 Oxnard- Thousand Oaks- Ventura, CA 45 34 23 Los Angeles- Long Beach- Anaheim, CA 138.73 195.17 Phoenix-Mesa- Scottsdale, AZ 157.00 El Paso, TX 140.78 79 151.30 Houston-The Woodlands- Sugar Land, TX 11 156.71 155.11 San Diego- Carlsbad, CA Las Vegas- Henderson- Paradise, NV San Antonio- New Braunfels, TX 136.72 24 McAllen- Edinburg- Mission, TX INDEX ) 2010 Population PM25 Tap Water Contaminants Ozone Design Values 1 11 16 21 O4,224,851 O 299 07 O 5,920,416 O 80 O10 O0.077 O 151.3 O 2,787,701 e 125 09 O0.068 O 146.12 O 685,306 Riverside-San Bernardino- O0.107 Ontario, CA Houston-The Woodlands- Sugar Land, TX O 597,159 Ogden- e 107 08 O0.072 0 139.82 Stockton-Lodi, 159 09 St. Louis, MO O 0.077 0 161.69 Clearfield, UT CA 0 206.70 12 17 22 O9,461,105 514,453 112 O16 O0.084 0 202.08 O 804,123 O 104 O11 O 0.071 0157 O 1,087,873 Salt Lake City, e 87 08 Uf 00.076 O 139.34 O 823,318 Modesto, СА Oxnard- Thousand Oaks 9 133 08 Ventura, CA C0.077 Chicago- e 108 09 Naperville- Elgin, IL El Paso, TX O0.07 O 144.41 0149.96 13 18 23 O 12,828,837 Los Angeles e11 05 O 887,077 O930,450 164 O13 O0.092 0 201.76 O 630,919 e 129 O10 O 0.064 O 149.47 O 526,810 Albuquerque, 126 O11 Provo-Orem, e 88 09 Long Beach- Fresno, CA Wichita, KS NM O 0.066 O 156.96 Anaheim, CA O0.09 O 138.73 UT O.0.072 0142.07 24 O 5,965,343 O 839,631 O 203 O11 00.09 O 195.6 O 527,753 O 224 07 O 0.062 0 148.85 O 1,951,269 Philadelphia e 69 O9 Camden- Las Vegas- Henderson- 9 119 O10 Paradise, NV 0.074 0 156.71 Spokane- Spokane Valley, WA McAllen- Edinburg- Mission, TX O 774,769 e 49 O12 O 0.055 0 136.72 Bakersfield, СА O0.075 Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE O 140.87 15 20 25 O4,192,887 e 416 06 O0.075 O 3,095,313 San Diego- O 67 O10 Carlsbad, ČA 00.084 O 155.11 Dallas- Fort Worth- Arlington, O 6,426,214 e 38 O12 O0.07 TX O 2,142,508 e 73 09 O0.074 O 140.78 San Jose- Sunnyvale- Santa Clara, O 1,836,911 e 74 09 O 0.069 O 136.31 Phoenix- Mesa- San Antonio- New Braunfels, TX Scottsdale, AZ CA O 195.17 O 148.42 71 110.39 Madison, WI 72 110.30 Tulsa, OK 26 136.21 Santa Rosa, CA 123.56 Oklahoma City, OK 56 116.55 Columbia, SC 86 96.30 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 27 135.46 Denver-Aurora- Lakewood, CO 42 123.52 Raleigh, NC 43 123.31 Greensboro-High Point, NC 57 115.39 Dayton, OH 87 95.17 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 58 115.14 Bridgeport-Stamford- Norwalk, CT 59 115.09 Worcester, MA 60 114.74 Springfield, MA 73 109.75 Baton Rouge, LA 28 135.26 Cleveland-Elyria, OH 29 134.05 New Orleans-Metairie, LA 88 92.36 Providence-Warwick, RI 44 122.71 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR 45 122.33 Tucson, AZ 74 108.82 Lancaster, PA 30 133.78 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA 3) 131.97 Воise City, ID 75 107.38 Greenville-Anderson- Mauldin, SC 89 91.97 Nashville-Davidson- Murfreesboro-Franklin, TN 90 91.93 Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 46 121.72 Augusta-Richmond County, GA 61 113.85 Knoxville, TN 62 113.11 Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI 76 106.67 Lexington-Fayette, KY 77 106.48 North Port-Sarasota- Bradenton, FL 91 91.38 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL 47 121.56 Pittsburgh, PA 48 120.50 Buffalo-Cheektowaga- Niagara Falls, NY 49 120.45 New Haven-Milford, CT 32 130.58 Sacramento-Roseville-Arden- Arcade, CA 22 90.98 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 63 111.96 Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA 78 104.06 Charleston-North Charleston, SC 33 129.06 Washington-Arlington- Alexandria, DC-VA 34 128.95 Austin-Round Rock, TX 93 88.18 San Francisco-Oakland- Hayward, CA 94 87.50 Memphis, TN 64 111.54 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 79 102.73 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 50 120.10 Charlotte-Concord- Gastonia, NC 51 119.66 Allentown-Bethlehem- Easton, PA 52 119.34 Virginia Beach-Norfolk- Newport News, VA 53 117.37 Scranton-Wilkes-Barre- Hazleton, PA 54 117.19 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 55 116.87 Atlanta-Sandy Springated by: Roswell, GA 35 128.37 Indianapolis-Carmel- Anderson, IN 36 127.42 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 37 127.26 Каnsas City, MO-KS 65 111.23 Youngstown-Warren- Boardman, OH 66 111.21 Winston-Salem, NC 67 111.13 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY 80 100.71 Richmond, VA 95 86.37 | Colorado Springs, CO 81 100.61 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC 96 85.47 Deltona-Daytona Beach- Ormond Beach, FL 97 85.14 Palm Bay-Melbourne- Titusville, FL 98 83.18 Honolulu, HI 82 100.40 Jackson, MS 68 111.06 Birmingham-Hoover, AL 83 98.06 Jacksonville, FL 38 126.91 Cincinnati, OH 84 98.06 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 69 110.59 New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ 70 110.39 Rochester, NY 39 125.15 Minneapolis- St.Paul-Bloomington, MN 99 82.54 Portland-South Portland, ME 85 97.14 Tampa-St. Petersburg- Clearwater, FL 40 123.56 Columbus, OH 100 82.16 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI https://www.titlemax.com/discovery-center/lifestyle/the-most-polluted-major-cities-in-america/ 5 CITIES WITH THE WORST AIR QUALITY 5 CITIES WITH THE 5 CITIES WITH THE *PM2.5 Weighted Annual Mean Concentration MOST CONTAMINATED TAP WATER HIGHEST EPA OZONE DESIGN VALUES *Contaminants Detected Above Health Guidelines (Largest Provider) *EPA Ozone Design Values (8-Hour) Las Cruces, NM.. .475 Riverside-San Bernardino- Modesto, CA .16 El Centro, CA .425 Ontario, CA ..0.107 2 Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH .14 Fresno, CA .0.092 Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ...416 3 Fresno, CA .13 Bakersfield, CA. .0.09 4 Yuma, AZ .302 4 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX .12 4 Los Angeles-Long Beach- Anaheim, CA 5 Visalia-Porterville, CA Riverside-San Bernardino- Ontario, CA. .299 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX..12 .0.089 .0.084 Source: https://www.epa.gov/airtrends/air-quality-cities-and-counties https://www.ewg.org/tapwater/ https://www.epa.gov/air-trends/air-quality-design-values#report Created by: https://www.titlemax.com/discovery-center/lifestyle/the-most-polluted-major-cities-in-america/

The Most Polluted Major Cities in America

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Breathing clean air and drinking clean water are two things many Americans take for granted, but perhaps we shouldn’t. In some parts of the country, the air is full of particulates, the ozone layer ...

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