Go figure: Healthy Living ain’t cheap

Go figure

We spent

 $5.3 million 

on fresh fruit in one year


Vegetables cost us 

$4.6 million

We spent 

$3.2 million 

on sports, recreation and exercise equipment

Of that, renting and repairing sports equipment cost us





Camping equipment is 


Source: U.S. Census and Bureau of Labor Statistics based on zip codes 75231, 75238 and 75243. Numbers are derived from 2010 U.S. Census data with projections to be accurate as of Jan. 1, 2017. 

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