The 10 Safest States in the U.S. for 2020


With America on edge due to racial injustice, police brutality, an economic depression, and the coronavirus pandemic, what defines feeling "safe" is changing by the day. Now Wallethub is out with its rankings of the safest states in the U.S. for 2020. Based on such metrics as states' coronavirus support, assaults per capita and unemployment rates, here are the states that made the top 10 (check the link for more):

  1. Maine
  2. Vermont
  3. Minnesota
  4. Utah
  5. Wyoming
  6. Iowa
  7. Massachusetts
  8. New Hampshire
  9. Connecticut
  10. Rhode Island