Special Report

Best and Worst States for Teen Drivers

Source: gyro / iStock via Getty Images

30. Iowa
> Wallet Hub score: 49.79
> Top metric: Economic Environment (#15 in the nation)
> Teen driver fatalities per 100,000 teens: 15.4 — 20th lowest
> Teenage population (ages 15-19): 214,686 — 20th lowest

Source: Willowpix / iStock via Getty Images

29. Kansas
> Wallet Hub score: 50.17
> Top metric: Economic Environment (#7 in the nation)
> Teen driver fatalities per 100,000 teens: 24.6 — 13th highest
> Teenage population (ages 15-19): 198,860 — 17th lowest

Source: hroe / iStock via Getty Images

28. Virginia
> Wallet Hub score: 50.38
> Top metric: Safety (#9 in the nation)
> Teen driver fatalities per 100,000 teens: 13.7 — 14th lowest
> Teenage population (ages 15-19): 555,996 — 11th highest

Source: Marilyn Nieves / E+ via Getty Images

27. Georgia
> Wallet Hub score: 51.33
> Top metric: Safety (#10 in the nation)
> Teen driver fatalities per 100,000 teens: 21.3 — 22nd highest
> Teenage population (ages 15-19): 746,150 — 8th highest

Source: Snehitdesign / iStock via Getty Images

26. West Virginia
> Wallet Hub score: 51.43
> Top metric: Driving Laws (#11 in the nation)
> Teen driver fatalities per 100,000 teens: 21.9 — 18th highest
> Teenage population (ages 15-19): 109,763 — 12th lowest