St. Pete Ranked #1 in Florida for Work-Life Balance and Mental Health

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In a recent ranking, Florida was ranked the #1 city in Florida for work-life balance and mental health, and #18 in the nation overall.   CoworkingCafe ranked 100 cities with at least 200,000 residents based on mental health metrics such as:

  • Amount of green space and recreational amenities;
  • Air quality; and
  • Work hours 

The study also looked at income, affordability, remote working prevalence, commute times, and how many residents had health insurance.

Coworking Cafe notes that "According to Bank of America’s 2022 Workplace Benefits Report, employees agreed that mental and physical health outweighed even salary when evaluating their overall wellbeing."

St. Pete has repeatedly been recognized as a haven for outdoor lovers and has been ranked a top city for outdoor enthusiasts , with the #1 parks system in Florida.

Shorter employee commute times have been one of the benefits businesses have seen when relocating to St. Petersburg.

And the City's Healthy St. Pete initiative focuses on building a culture of health in our city by making the healthy choice the easy choice through a collaborative community effort. 


According to Bank of America’s 2022 Workplace Benefits Report, employees agreed that mental and physical health outweighed even salary when evaluating their overall wellbeing.”
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