Having a Vehicle can be Expensive
If only your expenses ended after buying a new or used vehicle. Ah, but it's only the beginning. As any car owner knows, it takes quite a bit of money to keep that vehicle operating between gasoline, repairs and insurance.
The cheapest state to own an automobile in the country? That would be Iowa at $1,942. The most expensive might surprise you: it's Wyoming at $2,705 annually.
Here are the top five least expensive states for car ownership:
1. Iowa $1,942
2. Ohio $1,973
3. Illinois $1,999
4. Idaho $2,001
5. Wisconsin $2,018
And the five most expensive states:
1. Wyoming $2,705
2. Louisiana $2,555
3. Florida $2,516
4. Mississippi $2,487
5. New Jersey $2,421