New Jersey Is The Smartest State In The U.S., According To A Recent Survey

Us New Jerseyans are pretty humble people, so by no means am I bragging when I state the following fact… New Jersey is the smartest state in the nation. That’s right America, we’re geniuses. Not exactly, but we are quite bright!

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So, does being smarter make us better? Of course not! And do test scores and graduation rates actually reflect overall intelligence? They’re certainly not the only metric – there are all kinds of intelligence. Still, it’s fun to know the statistics! You can check out the WalletHub Best Schools Study here and the SafeHome Smartest Americans Study here.