When it comes to locals opinions on the state they live in, Montana receives higher accolades than any other state in America. 

According to the most recent Gallup Poll who surveyed people from every state, these are the top five perfect places to live in the United States:

1. Montana

2. Alaska

3. Utah

4. Wyoming

5. Texas

Yep, for every high horse hootin' and hollerin' about how great the big state of Texas is, they only received 5th place in the Best or One of the Best Possible States to Live in.

On the flip side, the absolute worse states to live in? The top (or bottom) honors belong to...

1. Illinois

2. Conneticut

3. Rhode Island

4. Mississippi

5. Louisiana

See the full breakdown or rankings here.