Top Ten Underrated States In the U.S.


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21 Ohio Ohio Ohio is a state in the midwestern region of the United States. Ohio is the 34th largest by area, the 7th most populous, and the 10th most densely populated of the 50 United States.

People think Ohio is just cornfields but they are wrong Ohio is extremely underrated with Cedar point and the Great Lakes in the north Columbus in central Ohio another amusement park as in kings island in the south and some of the best sports teams in the nation such as Ohio State and the Cleveland Cavaliers

People think of Ohio as a flat, farming state, but it offers many exciting cities, cedar point (which is awesome) as well as beautiful scenery in the southeast, which is located in Apalachia.. Beautiful in the fall!

Come on! Ohio is not underrated, Its overrated, everybody here is so arrogant

Ohio is by far the most overrated state in the United States of America. Many people think of Ohio as cornfields and farms, which I don't understand because it is actually the 7th most populous state and 10th most densely populated. Anyways, there are plenty of things to do in Ohio. There are amusement parks such as the number 1 amusement park in the world, Cedar Point, located in Sandusky, along with Kings Island, located in Mason which is outside of Cincinnati, and Coney Island. Not to mention, Ohio is home to the largest indoor waterpark in the USA, Kalahari. Other things you can do in Ohio is hiking. Ohio has beautiful scenery, especially in autumn. Some places to hike include Hueston Woods, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Caesar Creek State Park, etc. Ohio also has spectacular college sports teams, such as The Ohio State University (football, basketball, wrestling, gymnastics, baseball, etc.) and plenty professional teams, the Cleveland Cavilers, ...more

22 Florida Florida

Everyone always says the weather sucks, it's hard to find jobs, and the people are rude. I don't see why, Florida without a doubt has some of the friendliest people in the nation, and there's so much fun stuff to do, there's Universal Studios Orlando, there's all the awesome beaches, there's really cool alligators and swamps, and let's never forget Disney World! It seems like the people hating on Florida have never even been there. Plus this state needs to be higher on this list, cause Florida is awesome.

The weather sucks, it's hard to find jobs, and the people are rude.

The blue haired folk live there to stay alive

23 Arkansas Arkansas Arkansas is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States. Its name is of Siouan derivation, denoting the Quapaw Indians.

I live here and I have to say, while it has some issues, it's still a very beautiful state. The nature here is amazing, and if you live in the right place, you're life will be great here in Hog Country. Very underrated.

It is so underrated

Very underrated!

53,179 sq miles of unnoticed beauty. Even though I'm from Virginia and never went to Arkansas, but whatever.

24 Connecticut Connecticut V 2 Comments
25 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts, officially the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is the most populous state in the New England part of the northeastern region of the United States.

I have lived here my whole life and I love it! Boston is an awesome city! The Harbor always has a feel to it, the north end is very historic and amazing, the duck boats are a lot of fun, the aquarium is always a lot of fun, the schools and hospitals are some of the best in the world (people from all over the world come to Harvard University), and plus our sports teams have been doing great over the past few years. It's a very cool city and shame it doesn't get a lot of attention compared to cities like New York City, Miami, Los Angeles, or San Fransisco (As much as I love those cities, I do feel they get a lot of attention compared to Boston, Philadelphia, or even Chicago). As for the rest of Massachusetts also has a lot of really cool historic sites, really awesome beaches (they aren't that cold to be honest and Cape Call of Duty is beautiful and loads of fun), the berkshires are really scenic and beautiful (plus they have band orchestras there too). Gosh there's so much to do, it's ...more

The other long comment on this post prefectly embodies Massachusetts. They talk forever and nothing they say makes any sense.

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26 Louisiana Louisiana
27 Georgia Georgia Georgia is a state located in the southeastern United States. It was established in 1732, the last of the original Thirteen Colonies.

Its so awesome its got the world of coke -

Coke tastes to good! The Walking Dead is cool to.

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28 South Dakota South Dakota

The Black Hills are beautiful and there is Mount Rushmore, of course. A lot of the state is kind of flat and boring and it takes a long time to drive to the Black Hills. Once you're there, it's worth it.

South Dakota is a beautiful state with so much to explore, especially in the black hills.

The Blackhills, Mt. Rushmore, the Badlands... need I say more?

29 Alaska Alaska Alaska is a U.S. state situated in the northwest extremity of the Americas. The Canadian administrative divisions of British Columbia and Yukon border the state to the east; it has a maritime border with Russia to the west across the Bering Strait.

I lived in Alaska for like 3 years and everyone's always like "Oh you must have been miserable, it's so cold up there..." when in reality the summers are SO nice. down here in Texas the summers are like 90 degrees, but our springs are like Alaska's summers.

Wow this should be at the top everyone thinks it's so cold we'll it's not plus we produce so much of the United States oil you can't complain

You did give us Sarah Palin. God tells me I must forgive, but it may take awhile...

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30 Oklahoma Oklahoma

From natural attractions such as Black Mesa, the Ozarks,the Wichita Mountains wildlife preserve, the Chickasaw National Recreation Area, the Turner Falls, and also places such as Downtown OKC. Oklahoma is widely overlooked as just another state with farms, plains, and tornadoes, but there is so much more. Oklahoma City and Tulsa are fast growing cities with lots of job opportunities. There are multiple museums in the OKC and Tulsa metro areas, which add to the experiences. (also Oklahoma has surpassed California as the most seismically active state, not exactly an accomplishment to be proud of, but anything to give us some credit.)

I can't believe it's #38. It's SO underrated!
It has so many cool features and places to visit! I mean, this is the one
and only state that is representing Native Americans all over the world.

31 Texas Texas Texas is a state in the USA. It is the second largest by area and population. Its largest city is Houston.

There are some people that think Texas people ride around on horses on dirt roads with mail boys. One kid was moving from New York and asked the flight attendant, "Y'all do have cars right? Like, there are actual highways and streets and houses with electricity? " The flight attendant and I both looked at him like "Really? I mean, really? Texas had electricity back in the Great Depression... Idiot"

32 Mississippi Mississippi

I can't believe how people hate on such a beautiful place I mean come on if you like doing stuff in the woods and historical stuff than this is the place I live in Madison beautiful place I do get bored only because I go from home to school and back 24/7 but when I go to greenwood to visit family I work really hard on different stuff then the next day have fun in the country and you got to thank us for your cotton clothes and other produce and did you know in Indiana Mississippi means GREAT cool ugh.

Mississippi is the most underrated state out of all the Us. People say bad stuff about it that don't even know why they are talking about. My grandmother is from there and I have been there. It is beautiful and great! The people there are so friendly and it has a lot of neat historical places. Please vote for Mississippi and stop hating on it! - Cartermd

Saying Mississippi is the most underrated state is true, because not much can explain how bad of a state it is.

Bush did 9/11

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33 Delaware Delaware Delaware is one of the Mid-Atlantic states located in the Northeast megalopolis region of the United States.

Poor Delaware, the laughing stock of the nation. But hey, tax-free shopping and the whole "First State" thing gives it some points!

A cute little state, I like it. - PolishGuy

Hi I'm in Delaware

34 Virginia Virginia Virginia, officially the Commonwealth of Virginia, is a state located in the South Atlantic region of the United States.

Virginia is the most populous state without a sports team. Also, it is categorized with D.C. , but there is a lot more character in Virginia. Richmond, the capital of the South, is a city that is often overlooked. There is also access to the beaches, the mountains, and the US Capitol, all within one hour from Richmond. There are also some rural areas in western Virginia.

Very VERY underrated. Any T.V. shows/ YouTubers from there? Nope.

35 Tennessee Tennessee Tennessee is a state located in the southeastern United States. Tennessee is the 36th largest and the 17th most populous of the 50 United States. V 2 Comments
36 New Hampshire New Hampshire

It's so underrated it's not in the top 10

No income or sales tax.

Needs to be in the top 3 - Idiot

The live free or die state boasts the 3rd lowest crime rate, 6th highest median income, and some were up there in fitness and lack of polution

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37 Colorado Colorado Colorado is a state in the United States encompassing most of the Southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains.

So much variety of activities available in this state it's incredible

38 West Virginia West Virginia

What's ironic is that almost 40 out of the 50 states are posted on here. People just post their favorite state and claim it's underrated... Not that many states are underrated.

Extremely under appreciated state. Its people are just as amazing as its nature. People don't know much about it because they don't give it a chance.

Honest to god nothing good comes out of West Virginia except for electricity which still probably finds a way to perform less than average.

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39 Arizona Arizona

Arizona is so beautiful, its without a doubt my favorite southwest state. Up north in flagstaff you will get the beautiful ponderosa pines and smoky mountains. The capital city Phoenix has an awesome night life with so many amenities you'll never find yourself bored. Lastly, my favorite Arizona city is Tucson a young college town with so much culture and fun you'll never want to leave but just pray you'll get through the monsoon seasons lol

40 Kentucky Kentucky Kentucky, officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United States.

Everybody knows about them for KFC, which is bull. Kentucky has a lot of scenic beauty with mostly friendly people. People stereotype KY as being a racist confederate state, but if they actually knew their history, they would know Kentucky was a UNION border state that simply allowed slavery! Granted, the state is corrupt politically, and Mitch McConnell and Kim Davis are complete morons. But as a state, Kentucky doesn't deserve all of the crap it gets. And I'm not kidding about the state being beautiful. Mountains, forests, cities, rolling hills, farmland, Kentucky has it all. In Autumn it can be absolutely gorgeous to drive through the countryside. They aren't the best state, but Kentucky's not that bad.

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