Virginia ranks high in patriotism
The state of Virginia has been at the top, middle, and bottom of several lists in recent years for various subjects. When it comes to patriotism, however, the Commonwealth ranks high in 5 specific categories.
MSN has revealed the results of a study where the Old Dominion ranks number 1-4 over the other states in the US which is pretty impressive. In the list of the 20 most patriotic states in America, Virginia is number 3 coming in behind Montana (#2) and Alaska (#1).
Number 1 in military engagement
Virginia ranked number 1 when it came to military engagement and the Commonwealth is number 2 over other states by having the most veterans (per capita). Old Virginny is 4th with the most Peace Corps volunteers per capita.