As companies realize employees are as productive while working from home, economists see that trend continuing.
A new study by InMyArea.com analyzed over 800 communities across the U.S. to see which were best suited for remote workers based on housing costs and internet access.
Some study highlights:
- 3 of the top 10 large cities for remote work are in Texas – #1 San Antonio, #2 Dallas, and #4 Houston.
- San Antonio ranked as the #1 large city based on it’s housing cost and internet access – average monthly rent $1,222; 99.1% have high speed wired internet access.
- Abilene ranked #1 city for remote work in Texas and #10 best medium city nationally based on housing costs and access to internet – monthly rent cost is $675 and 97% of people have access to high speed wired internet.