Top 10 Worst US States to Live In

This is the 10 worst US states to live in, if you ever consider moving to the US don't move to these states. Period, Trust me...

The Top Ten Worst US States to Live In

1 New Jersey New Jersey is a state in the northeastern and mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. It is bordered on the north and east by New York, on the southeast and south by the Atlantic Ocean, on the west by Pennsylvania, and on the southwest by Delaware.

New Jersey has gangs and violence and terror and organized crime starting to kids and school and getting worse, so bad people can't believe it, search 'Cherry Hill Nazis' to see where the worst one in US lives. Judges and DCPP kidnap children for $10k per month and use history's worst medical terror on parents and the children, Bergen County recent example, lookup New Jersey Child Welfare Kidnapping and see how they are so bad people can't believe it until they talk to others in the neighborhoods or it happens to them, dcpp comes in the night illegally abducts children screaming as they are taken ripped away from parents arms by corrupt rotten and killer police - whose police chief shot his wife in the head in Englewood, Bergen County, claiming suicide and when they came to get him he killed him self - when they're not shooting kids in front of schools with their hands raised (Teaneck). Anyone who likes New Jersey has simply never had experience with the corruption, crime or terror ...more

JDL too, 40 hate groups most in Bergen County and many neo-Nazi and reverse hate groups, ISIS and al Qaeda arrests, FBI Targets Hackensack schools to stop ISIS infiltration and videos (search Web), regular bomb threats to schools and Bergen County Court House against worst judges in US (leave schools out of it! ) corruption with 40 arrested including 3 mayors, several assistant mayors, 5 Rabbis and selling body parts, Bergen County police almost kill State Police officer who came to help people from them on State Highway on you tube. To be caught in the middle of all that hate is not a good place to be and it starts young in NJ schools. All those office posts 'it's such a nice place with nice schools' getting old. Chrsitie disliked *even more* than the last NJ Governors even though they set set historic lows in the polls. 80% think Christie doesn't care about them because the other 20% KNOW Christie doesn't care about them.

This state is run by Democrats, almost a million of its residents live in poverty, most cramped state in terms of traffic (4th smallest state in the nation! ), and Camden looks like a ghost town! I don't live here, but I don't think I wanna live or even move here! Hell no way!

Corrupt government all taxes too high off the charts. There is even a exit tax when you leave. Run away government spending union controlled. don't move here!

2 Mississippi Mississippi is a southern U.S. state with the Mississippi River to its west, the state of Alabama to its east, and the Gulf of Mexico to the south.

They are proud to be racist. I like a lot of black people, you know!

Double confederate flag that screams CIVIL WAR 2! Ugh. most mississippi students can't spell the states name. it is a terrible state. New Jersey is fine, that's all from new york mocking them. This is the real #1.

I heard it is the most racist state, some of these states might be bad, but America is the best thing ever in the history of the universe, no matter what any weird foreign people say. America has 30% taxes, which is pretty good, the government makes enough money, and we get enough money for food and a house. Also, France has 70% taxes, which is insane.

I live here and it's depressing as hell. To put it simply, either everyone is okay continuing to settle for mediocrity, or they're too ignorant to know there's better out there.

3 California California is a state in the Southwestern United States. With 39.6 million residents across a total area of about 163,696 square miles (423,970 square kilometers), California is the most populous U.S. state and the third-largest by area. The state capital is Sacramento, and the largest city is Los Angeles. more.

Really? I need to clear something up. When people think of California, they assume the WHOLE GIGANTIC STATE is like Los Angeles. Their mind automatically goes to South LA, which is known for being trashy, dumpy, ghetto, full of traffic and illegal immigrants, polluted and full of famous people with plastic surgery.

That couldn't be further from the truth. That's like saying all of Michigan is like Detroit and Flint. When I think of California, I think of the snowcapped mountains, pristine beaches, Disneyland, towering redwood trees, sunsets, In N Out, and other things that make California an awesome state. I live in the city of Orange, CA (it's in North OC) and it is clean, family oriented, extremely safe, etc. I'm a 10 minute drive from Disneyland, and the schools in Orange are great. No traffic issues. I love living here.

Local news does not report on government mandates that impact the local population. I find out from family in other states about the laws passed in the state I live in (CA). Very discouraging. Working on an exit strategy.

It's full of communists and anti-Americans, that's a no go for me. - Stalin

I've only visited California once, but that was enough for me. It's truly the worst U.S. state! There's too many young families and gangsters around here. Everyone is the same. They all dress urban and the women all have blonde hair and a small child in a stroller. The valley girl accent is the worst accent ever! Californians are so arrogant. Everyone there is a stereotype. Too many creeps on the streets too. I was in a "nice" part of California too (on vacation in Anaheim) and I still hated it. I don't see how anyone can like this materialistic, overpriced, bad ass state. It used to be the best state in the country, but that was before the hippies took over. California, I HATE YOU! - olliv

4 Louisiana

First of all, I'm with my other Louisiana brother or sister who commented on the bad comments about my home! I've stayed here my entire life, and yes we have crime and a few roads are bad. But what city don't have bad roads,but I've been working all around this country and all the so called big cities with all the so called best this and best that have worse roads than we do... And our food to ran ranked BEST in the country! And like ANY CITY it depends on where u live to have high crime rates! I love BATON ROUGE and love NEW ORLEANS and my state period!

High crime rate, High taxes, Too hot and hardly anything to do. 2nd least friendly state for children and is only getting worse. - ReganTheBeast

It's basically a gigantic swamp.

It's the toilet of America, in my opinion. After all, it flushes out our largest river. - JustAnAccount

5 Arizona Arizona is a U.S. state in the southwestern region of the United States. It is also part of the Western and the Mountain states.

What desert wasteland? There is no such thing if you look past Phoenix. I've lived here for three years plus, and I love it. I've lived in New York, Maine, Nevada and California and each and every state have wonderful treasures to share with everyone. I have been in all the states of the lower 48 and love each state of our beautiful country. Have a wonderful day exploring our beautiful country. God Bless America.

There's Phoenix, and the rest is boring, rural wasteland and desert, except for maybe the Grand Canyon and Hoover Dam or something. - JustAnAccount

Worst place ever. Lived here all my life and it's a ghetto desert wasteland.

I live here and agree. - WWEfanJayden

6 Alabama Alabama is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. It is bordered by Tennessee to the north, Georgia to the east, Florida and the Gulf of Mexico to the south, and Mississippi to the west.

I'm from Alabama myself. Honestly, what people have said about this is just. RUDE. We're not all INBRED and DISGUSTING. A lot of us are actually good people.

Worst state in America trash and the redneck stereotype there is not really a stereotype it's true

This state is known for incests and all that. And even Sweet Home Alabama was even a thing now. Let's hope FBI will going to arrest the whole state.

Alabama is redneck, dirty, ugly, and you're lucky if you see people wearing shoes. There is nothing to do.

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

I cannot stand texas! I was born and raised here, had a few bad experiences and I definitely can't wait to leave here. It's just not for me, sorry people that live in Texas that have Texan pride.

I have lived in 2 other states. I could not wait to come home to the greatest state in the union. It is a multicultural state. Sure it is hot during Summer and late Spring. Our late Fall and early Springs are beautiful! Best time to visit is March and April. The landscape in central Texas are covered in Bluebonnets. Texas also provides various landscapes. We have the Hill Country, the Gulf Coast, east Texas has an array of tall Pine Trees. Our cultures run from Mexican, German, Czech, and many more. Texas is a melting pot of people. Yes, Texas as well as any state has its problems. But I would not want to live any where else.

So much arrogance and hate. Definitely wish I lived anywhere else.

I'll tell you, from experience because I've lived here all my life that this is a place to pass up. There are a few nice things about this state but they are overloaded by the bad. It is way too hot, growing number of people can't speak a word of English, yet expect you to learn Spanish to accommodate them, can't buy alcohol at certain times, drivers are some of the worst, Dallas and other areas are quickly turning into ghetto trashbags, and this state refuses to change for the better. I can't wait to move - Johnnyt800

8 Florida Florida is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. Florida is the southeasternmost U.S. state, with the Atlantic on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other.

Criminal, corrupt, terror, 100 times worse than fascist Nazis, 100 times worse than Stalinist police state, 100 times worse than 1984, 100 times worse than Hunger Games whenever can get away with it - and that's just your boss! This isn't pre-civil war! New Jersey sends people to kill Floridians in both North and South Florida. Actually those killers are already in Florida including the 1/2 from New Jersey that are so bad can't stay there. New York's worst --goes to New Jersey's worst --goes to Florida. They don't like that in North Florida. Not just corrupt NJ Senator Menendez or the NJ Menendez brothers who moved to Beverly Hills. A few other snowbirds just want warmer weather and now Florida is just South New Jersey when North and Central New Jersey didn't have room for them and terrorized them out.

Florida as a travel destination (in the fall or winter)? Great! To live? OH HELL NO! Humidity and storms, worst education system, worst people (rednecks and old people), flat, lots of crime and poverty...who would want to live here?

Bipolar weather, full of old people, crime ridden cities, not the most ideal place to live in the US but at least we have theme parks. - UberHamster

Florida is overrated. The beaches in Alabama are so much better. - Smash64

9 Illinois Illinois is a state in the midwestern region of the United States. It is the 5th most populous state and 25th largest state in terms of land area, and is often noted as a microcosm of the entire country.

Crime, taxes, debt, corruption, Democrats, Cub fans. Should I go on?

If Chicago seceded from Illinois (not going to happen) then the state would be the most boring in America. - Smash64

Absolutely! Highest taxes in the nation, so much crime, unionism, disappearing jobs, Democrat mayors in Chicago, Democrats running the state, no wonder Illinois is such a craphole! More people in Chicago are being murdered than any other state! More people are leaving this state than any other state in the nation! Illinois sucks!

Chicago basically runs the entire state politically and financially. It'll always vote for the Democrat in presidential elections because Chicago's population outnumbers the rest of the state combined. Absurd taxes, the insatiable teachers' union of CPS that blames the inefficiency of their crappy schools on not having enough money, laughable corruption, ridiculous amounts of gang violence, etc. If current trends continue, Illinois will be economically ruined thanks to Chicago.

10 Nevada Nevada is a state in the Western, Mountain West, and Southwestern regions of the United States of America.

Nevada should be in the top 10, its pretty dangerous in las vegas - Heyo_Simba

Really gets old living here after a while. - olliv

Other than Vegas this place is dreadful. So dry and brown. No vegetation or anything pretty. But hey Vegas is great place to cum to

The Contenders

11 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.

Alaska is a beautiful state with the northern lights and very wealthy in natural resources but also has a very high crime and suicide rate. So not a great place to live but it's a definitely great state to visit. - countnightdark13

Lot's of personal space in the summer - not many people live there. But in the winter you'll be under several feet of snow... - JustAnAccount

Sarah Palin. 'enough said.

You also gave us Sarah Palin. Sorry that you live there, but your state deserves it just for that.

12 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.

I've had the misfortune of living in this open-air dump called Ohio all my life. The job market sucks, as does the weather. The politicians are greedy and incompetent and the people are worthless, fat, ugly inbred trash of all colors. They should rename it Blowhio.

Boring as hell and the weather is so wacky here. Come here if you want to experience all seasons at once. - UberHamster

Most depressing state ever
if you like clouds, ugly scenery and vitamin d deficiency than this is the place for you!

Three words.

The Paul Brothers.

13 New York New York is a state located in the Mid-Atlantic Region. New York was one of the original thirteen colonies that formed the United States. With an estimated 19.54 million residents in 2018, it is the fourth most populous state. In order to distinguish the state from the city with the same name, it is more.

Worst place to get in a relationship to many crazy people rent cost a lot get super cold

It's like there isn't a single parking space in the entire state. NYC isn't the only problem. Upstate is ok, but really there isn't much to see but hills and woods - it's pretty quiet. NYC is awesome in some aspects, but horribly terrible in others. Long Island has overpopulation and some pollution and stuff, but they have nice beaches and other landmarks. But to be honest, Connecticut is the cleaner, less populated, more peaceful version of New York. - JustAnAccount

If you've seen the movie "Escape From New York", NYC is actually worse than that. As for "upstate", you can't really tell when its under 14 feet of snow.

I live in New York, and the way the sate tells the schools how to teach the students... Its terrible!

14 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 hate it. The amount of rednecks and poverty is high. Also, the humidity is unbearable. There is absolutely nothing to do AT ALL. No theme parks, no beaches, no mountains, no forests, nothing. Little Rock is full of murder and crime, and it's severely ghetto. Finally, Arkansas is EXTREMELY depressed.

Poverty, rednecks, crime, heat, earthquakes is enough for Arkansas to make it. - ReganTheBeast

A boring rural patch of nature, high poverty, populated by white trash.
Worst place to rent in the USA. Bad thunderstorms and cold, icy springs and winters.

Where I from its lot murder and a lot of crime but I swear to god if I make my state gone shine shout of to little rock aka lil raq

15 Wisconsin Wisconsin is a U.S. state located in the north-central United States, in the Midwest and Great Lakes regions.

I Have been to all 50 states at least TWICE in my adult life and can say without reservation that Wisconsin is one of the best run, most organized, cleanest, and enjoyable parts of the country. Even the weather is not too bad 9/12 of the year (no hurricanes, small earth tremors, seldom drought, only humidity and the occasional blizzard). Wisconsin is on the cutting edge of education, economics, tourism, politics, cheese, and beer. No other state in the union has as much going for it!

Wisconsin is nice. it is just weather the weather is kinda bad

Wisconsin still has nice spots but Walker has definitely hurt the education system and work environment. Their SAT scores went from 2nd highest in the nation to 41st in one year! Losing jobs at an alarming rate.

Wisconsin is least corrupt!

16 Maryland Maryland is a state located in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Washington, D.C.

The bull education system! Crimes committed by school executives, high taxes on middle class, ass drivers, wanna-be teenagers, I can go on! Only upside is the breathtaking sunsets! I'd rather live in Kentucky than have to put up with Marylands bull!

What the heck?! Maryland is one of the best states in the US! Plus, it's flag is beautiful and unique.

Maryland is the best!
Maryland > Massachusetts/New York

Ugliest flag along with Colorado! - olliv

17 Oklahoma

Oklahoma is full of inconsiderate idiots. You can see it in how we treat each other, in how we drive, and in our politicians. Only in oklahoma does Mary Fallin get elected twice! We can't pass education reform, but we can fight all day about religious monuments on the capitol grounds. I've been able to travel all over the US and no place sucks as much as oklahoma. Don't believe me? Visit once and find out! It does t matter if you pick the smallest town to OKC or Tulsa, the rest of the US should build a wall around it and let the purge happen.

Oklahoma isn't expensive, it's very inexpensive to live HERE-as I'm a resident of Oklahoma. Whoever wrote that is an idiot and doesn't know what they are talking about. It may be full of some poor people, but so is every state! Also it's not boring, and as for being a redneck society, I'd rather be redneck than inbred like you seem to be.

Yes, Oklahoma has plenty of small-minded people, but for the most part folks are friendly and will help you if you need it. Main problems lie with the state's corrupt government, very poor infrastructure, and poverty.

This shouldn't be on the list the only major cities are Tulsa and Oklahoma city the rest is practically wilderness, plains

18 New Mexico

JUST LIKE Mexico. Corrupt government, police force, high crime rate and least kid friendly state is enough to put New Mexico on the list for sure. - ReganTheBeast

I would move here if there was less crime and no nuclear weapons. - Smash64

Everything is in Spanish. Corrupt government. Loads of crime and murder. No theme parks. It's also the least kid friendly state. I live here, and I WANT TO GET OUT. THERE IS NOTHING TO DO, AND I DON'T FEEL SAFE!

You know a state's going to be bad when it has "Mexico" in it's name. - olliv

19 Hawaii Hawaii is the 50th and most recent state of the United States of America, receiving statehood on August 21, 1959.

It's beautiful, my wife and I honeymooned there. Loved visiting there, not so sure I'd want to live there. So far away from everything! Also, it's very expensive and many places are tourist traps. That said, Hawaii's positives are pretty obvious. Plus, the people were super-friendly (we were on Maui)...

Worse than Iran or Mexico.

There are spots to avoid. Those places are Waianae, Wahiawa, and Makaha. There are some more to name, like Honolulu if you're super impatient. Then, there are awesome places like the northern side of Oahu, and other places in the competition. There is one massive problem, it's always expensive here. Trust me, I'm a local from Hawaii.

20 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.

Reasons to like Massachusetts.

1) awesome history. Massachusetts was where the American revolution started and much of our historical heritage. The battle of bunker hill and the battle of concord bridge were fought here and many of the founding fathers were born and razed here.

2) there is no racism here. Most people in Massachusetts are of Italian or Irish descent, but there are large black, Asian and Hispanic minorities here. We all treat ourselves with respect regardless of race, religion or ethnicity and there has never been any major discrimination (which is more than some Alabamans and Mississippians can say).

3) we are the second most tolerant state in the country when it comes to gay, lesbian and bisexual rights (California being number one)

4) best hospitals and medical facilities not only In the country but in the WORLD. We have Boston children's hospital, bargemen women's, Boston general hospital and almost ten other ones known around the world ...more

Good place has nice history, by the way I come from Boston it's the capital here good place to live it just has bad temperature in the winter. - Elrobertosuperio

I live in Massachusetts. This state is the best state I lived in! I don't want it on 19. I want it to be at like number 50.

It's only bad to live in Massachusetts during the winter, because its cold, snowy, and disgusting! Otherwise, Massachusetts is amazing - kaitlynrad11

21 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.

Where do I start? Rednecks, Poverty, heat, 2nd most dangerous state next to Louisiana and one of the worst governed state next to California. - ReganTheBeast

Calm down Tennesse does suck but it shouldn't be number 9 maybe number 44

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

Kentucky is the best state in the south. How dare you! - olliv

23 Kansas Kansas is a U.S. state located in the Midwestern United States. It is named after the Kansa Native American tribe, which inhabited the area.

Boring, flat, stupid, horrible weather. I'm from this state and wish I could move to a place like Missouri. It's so much better than this piece of trash state.

Most boring landscape, nothing but prairies and flat land, worst weather ever, nothing to do and everything is tiring.

Beautiful but when I went to Wichita the Arkansas River was dry

Its gay and sucks and is boring

24 Pennsylvania Pennsylvania, officially the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, is a state located in the northern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.
25 Missouri Missouri is a state located in the Midwestern United States. It is the 21st most extensive, and the 18th most populous of the fifty states.

The people writing this probably don't even live in Missouri because you all are complaining about the humidity then don't live next to the Missouri River if you're going to complain

The humidity is insufferable...

New Madrid Earthquakes

St Louis and KC that's literally it outside of Branson.People here are just rude - Randomator

26 West Virginia West Virginia is a state located in the Appalachian region of the Southern United States. It is bordered by Pennsylvania to the north, Maryland to the east and northeast, Virginia to the southeast, Kentucky to the southwest, and Ohio to the northwest. West Virginia is the 41st largest state by area, more.

Saddest state according to numerous sources

Most depressing state in the nation

How is this not in the top ten? It's literally collapsing!

This is my state, and yep. It is extremely depressing, there is nothing to's just like a wasteland. I will leave as soon as I can.

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

I Live here it is a hellhole I was born in Boston by the way I miss Massachusetts, Georgia sucks. - Elrobertosuperio

Athens is pretty nice town to live in, I've been here 42 years and it's always got something going on. Downside is that it's a liberal city, but that's what you get with college kids making up a huge portion of the population.

Cobb county sucks but some parts in Cobb county are good stay out of south Cobb county

Georgia is over rated crime have got bad since a lot of people come from out of town
Every time you turn on news crime.
If you move here don't stay in the city of Down town Atlanta. School System sucks

There's bad crime rates every where just look at Chicago's bad crime rating - XxwileyxX38

28 Indiana

White trash Nascar fans - olliv

Indiana somehow there worse than Arkansas.

Most forgettable state. - Elrobertosuperio

Indiana jones

29 Connecticut

This is the state where I live in! It has such beautiful cities. But sadly, they have lots of crime. #JusticeForConneticut

Connecticut's own mayor Daniel Malloy has raised taxes when he promised not to, The states has closed down most of it's historical places just to generate money. Connecticut is one of the highest states with the worst crime. Even though it is wholesome and friendly it's just not a great place to raise children. The state itself is going broke, and It doesn't have religious value. It's the worst state t

Basically the better version of New York. But don't plan on living there too long - high taxes, crap real estate, and all that. - JustAnAccount

Basicly Greece lol. - mikelatham

30 Washington Washington is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States located north of Oregon, west of Idaho, and south of the Canadian province of British Columbia on the coast of the Pacific Ocean. It is the only state named after a president.

Washington is a beautiful country. It has great landforms and good cities. What's strange is that most of days are cold and rainy but not a lot of snow in the winter.

Washington is one of the most beautiful states in the country. Seattle is a great city, there are mountains, deserts, lakes, the ocean, caves, forests, plus lots of things to do. The only problem is the hipsters! - olliv

If you like terrible people, dreary weather and corrupt government officials (amongst many other things), then Washington is the state for you!

Washington is filled with beautiful landscapes, trees, and national parks, and it's filled with every type of land form

31 Rhode Island Rhode Island, officially the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, is a state in the New England region of the United States.

Very populated for such a small state

Very small size state to live

Whats rhode island? nobody knows about it

Small - Elrobertosuperio

32 Wyoming Wyoming is a state in the mountain region of the Western United States. The state is the tenth largest by area, but the least populous and the second least densely populated of the 50 United States.

Less people is less problems.

Just like Montana, just not as pretty and even more boring. - olliv

Isn't there a reason why there's less people, though?

Yes there is. It's boring, expensive, and and everyone from there is weird. - olliv

33 Utah Utah is a state in the western United States. It became the 45th state admitted to the Union on January 4, 1896. Utah is the 13th-largest, the 31st-most populous, and the 10th-least-densely populated of the 50 United States.

Utah should be 50, or not here at all because it's amazing! I love it here! I was raised here, and there's SO MUCH to do! Salt Lake City has concerts all the time, fan x, national parks and LAGOON! It's so great!

Utah is actually a great place to live and visit. Greatest snow on Earth for skiing/snowboarding. More National Parks than any other state besides California. Great place to raise a family. Low amount of natural disasters. Good economy. Good Universities. Gorgeous Mountains in the north and vast deserts in the south. Very diverse landscape.

Utah should be at number 50 because it's the best state. - Heyo_Simba

Oh come on! What can you call a state that is unwelcoming to outsiders (especially of other religious beliefs - be it atheist or Southern Baptist) and has very strict alcohol laws.

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

Horrible state to live in. Small, crappy state! The school's are pathetic, the employment opportunities are limited and the drug epidemic is hitting Delaware HARD! No place to raise a family

There is absolutely nothing wrong with Delaware - Heyo_Simba

Basically Washington D.C. x20. Nothing much to see. - JustAnAccount

35 North Carolina North Carolina is a state in the southeastern region of the United States. The state borders South Carolina and Georgia to the south, Tennessee to the west, Virginia to the north, and the Atlantic Ocean to the east.

OK WHAT?! I've lived in NC my whole life and I would consider it the best state! There's never crime here!

North Carolina is great...I've lived in the mountains my whole life and I love it, I've also gone out to the beach at Oak Island almost every summer, absolutely beautiful.

North Carolina rules good weather cities beaches mountains state university etc

This state is the best and we have nice drivers - not too bad rank 20 below is bad

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

High taxes, tolls, traffic light cams tickets everyone, rent and real estate. Inflated prices, lowest salary ever! Virginia will literally drive you to the poor house, then give you a parking ticket!

It Lit

37 South Carolina South Carolina is a state in the southeastern region of the United States. The state is bordered to the north by North Carolina, to the south and west by Georgia across the Savannah River, and to the east by the Atlantic Ocean.

It may have Charleston and Hilton Head, but don't let that fool you; this place is an economic wasteland

SC is actually pretty cool

South Carolina SUCKS. NC is so much better. SC has an overwhelming amount of poverty, rednecks, crime, humidity, high taxes, and boring-ness.

This state is NOT bad! You people never been to SC!

38 South Dakota

Does have the Black Hills and Mount Rushmore. So, a small portion of the state is worth mentioning (plus it takes forever to get there).

This place would be deserted without Mt. Rushmore and Sioux Falls. - Smash64

South Dakota is slightly less worse than North Dakota because of Mount Rushmore. - olliv

39 Montana Montana is a state in the Western region of the United States. The state's name is derived from the Spanish word montaña.

I forgot Montana existed for a while and I lived there for 20 years! It's a lame and boring state full of drunken trailer trash and rich, old retired people. Billings is a poverty hellhole full of crime and drug addicts. Probably one of the worst major cities in The United States. Horribly laid out, with absolutely nothing to do or see involving the city itself.

The rest of the state isn't so bad as long as your FILTHY RICH. People here are also terrible drivers and incredibly boring! All they ever talk about is Montana, because that's all they know about.

The reason Montana has so many people in bad living conditions is because real estate is outrageously overpriced. A trailer costs about a jaw dropping $300,000 in some areas. Not a middle class friendly state. You're either poor or rich here. - olliv

40 Oregon Oregon is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. Oregon is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean, on the north by Washington, on the south by California, on the east by Idaho, and on the southeast by Nevada.

Oregon is a good place to live. However, Portland, Or used to be a much better city 15 years ago. With the rise in crime, homeless, gang activity, and illegal immigration, and constant black lash/ protesting between the left right vs. ultra liberal groups has caused me to become disenchanted with the clean, beautiful, peaceful, and vibrant city Portland once was. 10 minutes you get off the Amtrack station and start walking downtown Portland, you run right across the homeless people sitting on the sidewalk. I have even found needles littered near Amtrack station right across from the commons appartmnent building for the homeless and low income people. If Portland doesn't watch out it will become another flop house like Los Angeles. Unfortunately, Portland is the only major city in Oregon and that only leaves you with two choices you either move to a different state or move to a smaller city or town in Oregon.

Only in Oregon can hypocrites like Antifa be seen as “peaceful protesters “. That alone is enough for it to be number one.

41 Iowa Iowa is a U.S. state in the Midwestern United States, bordered by the Mississippi River on the east and the Missouri River and the Big Sioux River on the west.

The most underrated US state. - JakePlaid

I think it is great

The most underrated
But the best to live in

42 New Hampshire
43 Nebraska Nebraska is a state that lies in both the Great Plains and the Midwestern United States. Its state capital is Lincoln.

Boring landscape, boring place. - olliv

44 North Dakota North Dakota is the 39th state of the United States, having been admitted to the union on November 2, 1889.

Was born in Fargo, and that's the only North Dakota city I'd ever live in.

Move here to see drunk Native Americans. - olliv

This state sucks in the same way as Kansas.

Silicon Prairie! - JustAnAccount

45 Maine

Don't even think of moving tghere, after 30 years you will still be referred to as "that new fella", and ignored. Ayup.

46 Minnesota Minnesota is a state in the Midwestern United States. Minnesota was admitted as the 32nd state on May 11, 1858, created from the eastern half of the Minnesota Territory.

Love living here! Minneapolis is great, and if you know how to dress for the cold and drive in it, you can have a great time here! Beautiful scenic bluffs along the Mississippi River in the southeast part of the state, and unmatched beauty along the Lake Superior shore that inspired native son Bob Dylan's Highway 61 Revisited! There's always something to do here, Minneapolis trails only New York and Chicago in number of theaters! Have all four pro sports teams in beautiful stadiums! There are no hurricanes, not too many tornadoes, and haven't even been too many snowstorms. Plus our road maintenance crews are second to none, especially in the Twin Cities. Really shouldn't be on the list. A great place to live.

Yay we aren't below 25! Although it's cold and all but once you live or stay there for awhile, you know until you get used to it you will be fine.

Great people, friendly city, and cold but beautiful climate

Not much to offer, minneapolis is great, but the date as a whole is terrible

47 Michigan

Michigan sucks. Worst state ever with the worst laws. You can't flourish here. It used to be best for MotorCity of MoTown hits of course, now it's just boring, getting even more racist as ever. Nothing to do literally. No where to thrive and survive. Druggies and burn outs are taking over like a Zombie waste land. Zero opportunities. Very limited. Maybe when you're old and want to retire sure, that is it.

How was this not top ten I have a cousin who lives there and he sees bodies in dumpsters and police chases everywhere and a lot of gang violence. just how. I'm not saying michigan sucks I'm just saying the facts.

This state is crumbling. it glory days are over :(

If you think this state is good, visit Detroit and Flint. - coolguy101

Wow. You're really going to let 2 cities bring a whole state down? Talk about stereotypical. Michigan is a safe home for families. I should know because I lived here all my life. - haydenguy

48 Vermont

No one knows about Vermont. - olliv

Nothing to do here at all it's bad k

49 Idaho Idaho is a state in the northwestern region of the United States. Idaho is the 14th largest, the 39th most populous, and the 7th least densely populated of the 50 United States.

Idaho is awesome! Everyone is so kind generous! Potatoes are great too lol!

In the top five most boring states. The most exciting thing about Idaho is potatoes. Live in Washington instead. - olliv

50 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.

Colorado is not middle class friendly. It caters to the wealth of Californians and Texans moving here by the dozens with their fat checking accounts driving up the cost of living for the natives here. The job market sucks for quality paying jobs yet the rent is almost as high as living in San Francisco.

Everyone here is weird, has a full tattoo sleeve and smokes marijuana. The Broncos suck! Colorado's flag sucks! Colorado sucks! - olliv

Come on, you have to admit that we have it better here, than in places like New Jersey or Kansas.

Worse than El Salvador

Colorado sucks