Well... We're close. According to WalletHub we're number eight. Woo? I mean, YES woo! That's out of 50! Cracking the Top-10 in anything positive is good!

Here's how WalletHub determined their list. They gave points based on the following criteria:

  • Emotional & Physical Well-Being
  • Work Environment
  • Community & Environment

Overall as mentioned, we finished eighth. Here's the US Top 20 happiest states:

1 Hawaii 11 Wisconsin
2 Utah 12 Connecticut
3 Minnesota 13 New Jersey
4 North Dakota 14 New York
5 California 15 Virginia
6 Idaho 16 Massachusetts
7 Maryland 17 Washington
8 Iowa 18 Colorado
9 South Dakota 19 Georgia
10 Nebraska 20 North Carolina