2022’s Best Cities for Remote Workers

If you could work from anywhere — many more of us can in the wake of pandemic workplace changes — where would you choose to live?

More importantly, which cities set up remote workers for success — and which ones lack the internet backbone to support all those Zoom calls and a high-quality life?

To help you winnow your shortlist, LawnStarter ranked nearly 200 of the largest U.S. cities on remote worker-friendliness.

We considered remote job opportunities, internet connectivity, cost of living, and availability of personal workspace, among 20 total factors.

Check out our ranking below, followed by some highlights, lowlights, and expert insights on adapting to a telecommuter lifestyle.

Table of Contents

  1. City Rankings
  2. Highlights and Lowlights
  3. Ask the Experts
  4. Methodology
  5. Why This Study Matters