Politico Ranks Utah Among Best States

Published on January 27, 2014 at 11:57AM

(Washington, DC) — Utah ranks fourth on a list of best states in the country. Politico based its rankings on information from the Census Bureau, FBI and Centers for Disease Control. The political website weighed factors including per capita income, life expectancy and high school graduation rates. New Hampshire was ranked number one, followed by Minnesota, Vermont, Utah and Massachusetts. Mississippi came in last among all 50 states.