20 scariest states in America

Posted: 8:10 AM EDT Aug 06, 2014   Updated: 2:00 AM EDT Oct 23, 2014

Clowns, spiders and snakes, oh my! These states are the scariest in America, according to, well, Americans.

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Clowns, spiders and snakes, oh my! Real estate search site Estately.com has ranked America's scariest states, mapping out where Americans' darkest fears are most readily found. Those fears included: Bears, clowns, prison, flying, hurricanes, shark attacks, spiders, snakes, dentists, tornadoes, heights, meth labs, lightning, volcanoes and murders. Check out the Top 20:

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