Do you live in one of the best states in America?
You might think people across the nation like to think they live in the best place in the country. After all, you wouldn’t spend your lives somewhere that you truly didn’t love. Right? Not always. In fact, according to a Pew Research Center study not too long ago determined that almost half of Americans would rather live somewhere else than they do now.
Well, if you’re in one of the states we’re about to highlight, odds are you don’t want to go anywhere.
The purpose of this study is to use science to determine which of our great American states are the absolute best. While unbiased, this research does take into account factors that almost all Americans would agree are desirable. Therefore, while you may have strong opinions either way, you can’t argue against the methodology.
Turns out New Hampshire is the best state to live in the country. The worst? You might not be too surprised that New Mexico takes the cake.
Virginia is #5 on this List of the 10 Best States to Live in America for 2018.