Massachusetts ranked best state in America to live in

Mass — Massachusetts is the best state in America to live in, according to a new report.

In compiling its report on 2023′s Best States to Live in, the personal-finance website WalletHub says it compared the 50 states across 51 key indicators of livability, including housing costs, income growth, education rate, and quality of hospitals.

Massachusetts was crowned the top state to live in, followed by New Jersey, New Hampshire, New York, and Wyoming.

The living conditions in Massachusetts ranked as follows, according to the report:

  • 8th – % of Population in Poverty
  • 13th – Income Growth
  • 1st – % of Insured Population
  • 2nd – % of Adults in Fair or Poor Health
  • 5th – Avg. Weekly Work Hours
  • 10th – Restaurants per Capita

New Hampshire checked in at second on the list, while Maine ranked 12th, Vermont ranked 17th, Connecticut ranked 26th, and Rhode Island ranked 29th.

New Mexico was ranked the worst state to live in.

To view the full report, visit the link here.

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