Special Report

The Best and Worst States for Millennials to Live

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50. West Virginia
> WalletHub score: 32.48
> Top metric: Affordability (#25 best in the nation)
> Millennials: 318,773 — 12th fewest

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49. New Mexico
> WalletHub score: 35.15
> Top metric: Affordability (#40 best in the nation)
> Millennials: 420,181 — 15th fewest

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48. Mississippi
> WalletHub score: 36.80
> Top metric: Civic Engagement (#21 best in the nation)
> Millennials: 558,856 — 16th fewest

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47. Nevada
> WalletHub score: 39.74
> Top metric: Economic Health (#30 best in the nation)
> Millennials: 666,061 — 21st fewest

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46. Louisiana
> WalletHub score: 41.26
> Top metric: Affordability (#24 best in the nation)
> Millennials: 969,170 — 24th most