MoneyChoice.org recently released an interactive map called The Financial States of America. The graphic analyzes a whole slew of economic data and ranks each state in various categories to provide a clear picture of the overall economy.
I wasn’t shocked to discover that my home state of New Jersey has some of the highest housing costs in the nation, but I did enjoy clicking around the map to see how each state ranked in categories that included housing costs, minimum wage, employment rate, and median household income.
Take a look and click around to explore how your state rates:
Source: Financial States of America