As if there aren't enough reasons to reside in the Aloha state, here's one more. The average life expectancy for Hawaii residents is 81.3 years old, which exceeds the national average of 79 by 2.3 years! According to a study done by,  Hawaii is ranked the #1 state with the highest life expectancy in the country.

Hawaii is one happy and healthy place to live! What do you think makes Hawaii the state with the highest life expectancy? Share your thoughts in the comments below!