When it comes to happy states, Iowa is top 20. Iowa ranks #16 on the list of happiest states. The list measures states in terms of amount of population that feels depressed, the unemployment rate, divorce rate, safety and more.
Iowa ranks high when it comes to a low divorce rate, small amount of people unemployed over three months, safety, adequate amount of sleep for residents and percentage of depressed adults.
So if you think there are greener pastures in this world, well, maybe not. I mean, of course, Hawaii ranks at the top of the list. Minnesota is #3, Nebraska is #9 and South Dakota ranks 12. Maybe our neighbors are doing better, so what, we've got Fong's!