Talk of the Bay from KSQD
Talk of the Bay from KSQD
Santa Cruz Tops "Best Work-From-Home" City in USA

As mental health days are becoming more common in the workplace, many people are making sure they have enough time for activities they love to keep them from experiencing burnout at work. One way many people love to decompress is with outdoor activities, such as hiking, kayaking, or a plethora of other options. In this new study, 445 cities across the nation were analyzed to see which ones are the best for remote workers who love the outdoors. We hear from Julianne Ohlander, one of the study’s researchers at Ownlerly Media.

Here are the top 10:

  1. Santa Cruz, California (Score of 72.92)
  2.  Auburn, WA (Score of 69.14)
  3. Beaverton, OR (Score of 68.90)

  4. Bellingham, WA (Score of 68.25)

  5. Portland, ME (Score of 68.19)

  6. Napa, CA (Score of 67.22)
  7. Fort Collins, CO (Score of 66.97)

  8. Hillsboro, OR (Score of 66.72)

  9. Lancaster, PA (Score of 66.24)

  10. Thornton, CO (Score of 66.10)

To view the full study click here.