How Patriotic is Wyoming?
The Fourth of July is right around the corner! This is a time to exhibit our patriotism and love for the good ole USA.
Wallethub has released a list of 2016 Most Patriotic States, using information ranging from military engagement, civic education and voting habits.
Our home state ranks as follows:
Patriotism in Wyoming (1=Most; 25=Avg.):
· 27th – Percent of Residents Who Enlisted in the Military
· 14th – Number of Active-Duty Military Personnel per Capita
· 21st – Number of Peace Corps Volunteers per Capita
· 27th – % of Residents Who Voted in the Most Recent Presidential Election
· 14th – Volunteer Rate
· 10th – Number of Veterans per Capita
· 22nd – Civics Education Requirement
· 8th – Volunteer Hours per Resident
· 17th – Number of Americorps Volunteers per Capita