25 greenest cities in America

Published: Apr 16 2014 02:10:36 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 17 2014 02:00:00 AM EDT

With Earth Day coming up, find out which 25 cities are considered the "greenest" in America.

Electric bus, hybrid, environment
1 / 27
Mike Segar/Reuters

Finance site Nerdwallet.com ranked the country's 95 largest cities on their environmental friendliness using a formula that accounts for the median Air Quality Index, number of parks per 10,000 residents, the percentage of commuters not using cars and wasted fuel as a result of traffic congestion. Here are the resulting 25 greenest cities in America:

Advertisement

Most Viewed on WFMZ.com

Advertisement
 

Slideshow Of The Day

On this Day

  • Martin Luther King, I Have A Dream speech

    National Archives and Records Administration

    On this day: August 28

    Pepsi and UPS are born, Emmett Till is murdered, Martin Luther King Jr. shares his dream, and Prince Charles and Princess Diana divorce, all on this day.