The folks at WalletHub have been busy with another survey and it's another good one for Minnesota as we did well on this list. You always want the best for your kids and if for whatever reason you have to relocate, you want to try to go to a state that has a good balance of the things you are looking for. Affordable housing, kids health and safety etc.

So here are the top 10 best states to bring that family up in.

  • 1

    Massachusetts

    Scoring in the top 10s on four out of 5 categories put them on top. Family fun, health and safety, education and child care and affordability.

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    Minnesota

    Minnesota ranked 18th in family fun, Health and safety we were 5th, Education and child care 11, Affordability 12, and socio economics 6.

     

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  • 3

    New Hampshire

    Another east coast state ranking high in  health and safety and affordability and socio economic categories.

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    North Dakota

    North Dakota scored a number 1 in education and child care and socio economics. And in the top 10 in affordability.

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    Vermont

    Vermont is the 3rd east coast state to crack the top 10. They scored high in health and safety(1), education and child care(3), and socio economics (5).

    Rounding out the top 10 were, Wisconsin, New York, Iowa, Nebraska and California.

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