Governor McCrory? 39th out of 51 (Politico included D.C. in the rankings).
Wealthiest per capita: we're 37th.
Lowest unemployment: we're 35th.
Lowest poverty rate: we're 38th.
Highest home ownership: we're 35th.
Highest percentage of high school graduates: we're 38th.
Longest life expectancy: we're 37th.
Lowest infant mortality rate: we're 45th.
Lowest obesity rate: we're 39th.
Highest reported well being (based on the Gallup index score): we're 35th.
Highest math scores: we're in a smokin' four-way tie for 25th!
Highest reading scores: we're 35th.
Least income inequality: we're 36th.
Lowest crime rate: we're 28th.
Highest percentage employed in science, technology, engineering and mathematics jobs (thank you, RTP!): we're 24th.
(Hattip: Rob Christensen in the Raleigh News & Observer for drawing our attention to these rankings.)