Mid Gun States are consistent with the US average of 4 gun homicides per 100,000 people.
High gun states with high gun ownership: AK, GA,ID, KY, LA, MO, MT, OK, SC, WV
Low gun states with low gun-ownership: CT, HI, MA, NJ, NY
Mid gun states: all other states
Source: Violent death rates in the US compared to those in other high-income countries, 2015/2019 Erin Grinshteyn, David Hemenway