If you want to be happy for the rest of your life, maybe move to the middle of the country? Iowa is ranked in the top 15 when it comes to Happiest States, this is according to WalletHub. WalletHub looked at 31 key indicators of happiness including amount of depressed adults in the state, divorce rate, safet, unemployement rate and adequate sleep rate.
Iowa came in top 3 when it comes to long term unemployment rate. We're 4th when it comes to amount of residents who volunteer (giving back is known to provide personal satisfaction), 6th when it comes to safety and our divorce rate is low, 8th in the nation. We, also, came in 8th when it comes to percentage of depressed adults.