Everyone of the 50 states has embraced #vanlife to varying degrees, but it’s Colorado which comes out on top. The eighth most extensive state, it boasts the Southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains. #VanlifeColorado has been hashtagged 8,491 times, it has a 14,020 Google search volume, a substantial 43,900 TikTok views, and an average petrol cost of just $2,019. This gives it a 100.00 total #vanlife score.
The second largest US state also comes in second on our list. Texas, with its gorgeous desert landscapes, has just 350 hashtags, but a very impressive 34,370 Google Search volumes, 6,831 TikTok Views and the average gas cost is just $2,326, giving it a total score of 95.92.
In third comes Florida. Unsurprising given that it boasts tropical and subtropical regions, coral reefs, the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S., the Everglades National Park, and a unique selection of wildlife. No wonder the sunshine state managed a respectable #vanlife score of 80.10, due to its 675 insta tags, 28,720 google searches, 118 TikTok views, and $3,280 petrol costs. Georgia, Florida’s Northern neighbour, home to the Stone Mountain State Park, comes forth. #VanlifeGeorgia has a total score of 78.06, with 364 Instagram hashtags, 13,280 google searches, 626 TikTok Views, with an average petrol cost of $3,237.
#VanlifeCalifornia comes in 5th. The Golden State, conveniently home to the Golden Gate Bridge, the 4th top #Vanlife bucket list location globally, has a #vanlife score of 77.04 based on its 2,528 hashtags, 76,990 Google Searches, 12,700 TikTok views, and $4,430 average cost of petrol.