Ranked: Expensive States Where Americans Don’t Want To Live

4. Massachusetts

Gaz tax in Massachusetts

Massachusetts has the smartest homes in the United States. Its top-rated educational system ranks it as one of the leading states in the country. Also, it’s a home for many of the top higher education institutions in the States. But, the cost of living in Massachusetts is higher, and you’ll pay more on housing, healthcare, and sports. And, you will pay a 5.05% income tax rate as well as about 27¢ gas tax.