Wyoming Easily Tops List of Most Heavily Armed States

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WYOMING — According to an article by CBSNEWS, Wyoming is the most heavily armed state with 114,052 registered firearms for a population of 582,685 in the Cowboy State.

According to the article, Wyoming’s rate of registered firearm ownership is three times as high as the second-place winner.

Who would expect that The District of Columbia would be in second place?

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According to the report, The District of Columbia comes in second with 66.4 guns per 1,000 residents.

– Wyoming has 195.7 guns per 1,000 residents according to the poll.

– Idaho ranked 6th with 24.2 guns per 1,000 residents.

– Utah came in 17th with 12.9 guns per 1,000 residents.

– Colorado is ranked 20th in the poll with 12 guns per 1,000 residents.

– South Dakota placed 22nd with 11.5 guns per 1,000 residents.

– Montana tied for 25th place and had 11.3 guns per 1,000 residents.