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Magazine: MontCo one of healthiest counties for kids

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jun 17 2013 07:00:00 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 18 2013 06:08:18 PM CDT

Montgomery County is celebrating an honor that's all about the kids.

Montgomery County is celebrating an honor that's all about the kids.

U.S. News and World Report has ranked Montgomery County as one of the nation's 50 healthiest counties for children.

It's 35th-best and it's the only Pennsylvania county in the rankings.

The rankings take into account several statistics including poverty infant deaths and teen births.

Marin County near San Francisco is the healthiest county.

Hunterdon County, New Jersey was actually ranked higher than Montgomery County at 13th.