What cities across the US are the most stressed-out? Using 11 metrics covering such items as sleep, working hours, commute time, unemployment rate and even the number of yoga centers per capita, recently the number-crunchers over at Realtor.com came up with a top 10 list. And, in case you wondered about the opposite list – with the most relaxed cities – they covered that as well. So if you’re looking for a relaxing area to call home, look no further than the upper mid-west. The entire list in itself is pretty interesting.
“Where you live can have a major effect on your stress level. In many of the nation’s most desirable and expensive cities, rent eats up a disproportionately large chunk of your income…”
So here are the relaxed ones…..