If you live in Iowa, do you feel safe?

June is National Safety Month. The personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2019's Safest States in America and we live in one of the safest states.

Iowa ranks in as the seventh safest. In order to help families find the most secure places to settle down, WalletHub compared the 50 states across 52 key metrics. The data set ranges from assaults per capita to unemployment rate to total loss amounts from climate disasters per capita.


Safest States in America Least Safe States in America
1 Minnesota 41 South Dakota
2 Vermont 42 Montana
3 Maine 43 Missouri
4 Utah 44 Oklahoma
5 Connecticut 45 Alabama
6 New Hampshire 46 Texas
7 Iowa 47 Arkansas
8 Hawaii 48 Florida
9 Massachusetts 49 Louisiana
10 Wyoming

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