Report: CT ranked worst state for road trips - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Source: WalletHub

Report: CT ranked worst state for road trips

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A new report says that Connecticut is the worst state for road trips. 

WalletHub, which is a personal finance website, looked at 22 key indicators of "a fun and frugal summer road trip." The goal of the report was to determine which of the 50 states is the best possible summer destination.

The report found that the best states for road trips are Oregon, Utah, Washington, North Carolina and Louisiana while Connecticut ranked dead last. 

The report looked at factors including average gas prices to the quality of roads to the number of attractions. Here's how Connecticut ranked in some of the major categories: 

  • 43rd – Number of Attractions
  • 31st – Lowest Price of Three-Star Hotel
  • 41st – Avg. Gas Prices
  • 40th – Nightlife Options per Capita
  • 23rd – Car Thefts per Capita
  • 50th – Access to Scenic Byways
  • 46th – Lowest Price of Camping

For the full report, click here.

To see the worst states for road trips, click here

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