According to the Movoto Real Estate Blog, South Carolina tops the list of the most patriotic states in America. California comes in as the least patriotic.
The data used to compile the list came from the 2012 Census, Veteran Affairs, Google, Facebook and Wikipedia.
1. South Carolina
3. North Carolina
The South definitely represented on this list, and the East in general made a very good showing. But how does one define a patriot?
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So which states are the least patriotic?
- 41. Oregon
- 42. Connecticut
- 43. Kansas
- 44. New Jersey
- 45. Mississippi
- 46. Hawaii
- 47. Vermont
- 48. Rhode Island
- 49. Minnesota
- 50. California
The basic criteria used to compile the Most Patriotic States list is as Follows:
- National Historic Landmarks per Capita
- Veterans per Capita
- Money Spent to Fund Veterans
- Percent of Residents That Voted in the Last Presidential Election
- People Who Google For American Flags to buy
- People Who List America as an Interest on Facebook
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