U.S. income inequality increased 15 percent between 1979 and 2012, but the story varies across different parts of the country.
Everybody wants to get out of Illinois and Connecticut, it seems, and nobody wants to leave Montana.
Whether you're physically fit can depend on where you live.
States with the toughest driving laws see far fewer traffic fatalities.
A look at why birth rates vary so dramatically across states.
New York spends three times as much money per student as Utah.
Increasingly, abortion has become a privilege reserved for residents of affluent states.
States with higher per capita tax collection rates are more affluent, with higher concentrations of talent and highly educated people.
Reddit's hilarious answers to this question: If the U.S. were a high school, who would your state be?
Creative class residents gather on the east and west coasts.
We can be connected (or disconnected) based on where we move, how we speak, and even what sports teams we root for.