10 Cities That Offer Work-Life Balance

January 4, 2018

Madison, Wis., offers the best balance between work and play. In fact, Midwestern cities placed in four of the top five spots in a new study by SmartAsset, a personal finance website.

SmartAsset analyzed the data on the 100 largest U.S. cities across 10 metrics. Those metrics included concentration of entertainment establishments, bars and restaurants, housing costs, home values, average weeks worked, average hours worked, average commute times, unemployment rate, and labor force participation rate.


Source: “The Cities With the Best Work-Life Balance,” SmartAsset (Jan. 3, 2017)