With millennials today making up the largest generation in the U.S. workforce yet earning 20 percent less than Baby Boomers did at the same age, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2018’s Best & Worst States for Millennials.
In order to determine the most livable places for this generation, WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 30 key metrics. The data set ranges from share of millennials to average monthly earnings for millennials to millennial unemployment rate. See the breakdown of various categories below.
Living & Working as a Millennial in Florida (1=Best; 51=Worst):
Florida Overall is 2018’s 10th Worst State for Millenials:
- 48th – % of Millennials Living with Parents
- 33rd – Housing Cost for Millennials
- 48th – % of Millennials
- 40th – Average Monthly Earnings for Millennials
- 37th – Millennial Homeownership Rate
- 41st – Millennial Unemployment Rate
- 50th – % of Insured Millennials
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In order to determine the most livable places for millennials, WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across five key dimensions: 1) Affordability, 2) Education & Health, 3) Quality of Life, 4) Economic Health and 5) Civic Engagement.