Magazine: MontCo one of healthiest counties for kids

Published: 8:00 PM EDT Jun 17, 2013   Updated: 7:08 PM EDT Jun 18, 2013

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.