Special Report

Best and Worst States to Raise a Family

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40. Georgia
> WalletHub score: 39.90
> Top metric: Family Fun (#26 best in the nation)
> Families: 2,555,440 — 9th highest

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39. Tennessee
> WalletHub score: 41.05
> Top metric: Socio-economics (#20 best in the nation)
> Families: 1,727,895 — 15th highest

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38. North Carolina
> WalletHub score: 42.69
> Top metric: Family Fun (#25 best in the nation)
> Families: 2,630,365 — 8th highest

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37. Kentucky
> WalletHub score: 43.17
> Top metric: Education & Child Care (#22 best in the nation)
> Families: 1,129,276 — 25th highest

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36. Florida
> WalletHub score: 43.33
> Top metric: Family Fun (#6 best in the nation)
> Families: 5,083,272 — 3rd highest