How Did Portland And Manchester Rank In WalletHub’s “Hardest Working Cities In America”?
Do you consider yourself to be a hard worker?
When you consider the fact that WalletHub included 116 cities on their list of "Hardest Working Cities In America," both Portland and Manchester did fairly well. Portland, Maine ranked at number 33, while Manchester, New Hampshire placed at 43. Another New England city did not do very well. Burlington, Vermont is dead bottom on the list at 116.
In case you're wondering, the top three hardest working cities are:
(1) Anchorage, Alaska
(2) Plano, Texas
(3) Cheyenne, Wyoming
Some of the factors that were considered by the researchers behind this list are the average hours worked per week, volunteer hours and how many jobs people had.