Kentucky Ranks 42 in Survey of Best States to Live In

Mar 2, 2017
Originally published on March 1, 2017 3:44 pm

Kentucky ranked 42nd in a new survey that looks at what makes a state a good place to live.

The survey by U.S. News & World Report considered factors such as health, education, opportunity, economy, infrastructure, crime and government.


The study weighted health care and education most heavily because that’s what survey respondents said they’re most concerned about. Kentucky ranked 44th in health care and 35th in education.


The state that earned the number one spot in the rankings is Massachusetts. At the bottom is Louisiana.


You can see all the details about how Kentucky and the other states rank in the complete survey.     


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