Columbus was six spots less stressed than Augusta, finishing at No. 21 with a score of 51.75. Columbus likely would have been farther down the list, but it ranked No. 5 for financial stress.
Columbus also is more stressed this year. In 2020, the city finished No. 24 and in 2019 was No. 23.
Atlanta residents, however, seem to have found the secret to relaxing. The city finished 2021′s analysis at No. 52, with a score of 46.40. That’s 15 spots better than last year’s No. 37 overall ranking. Atlanta was No. 39 in 2019.
Looking at WalletHub’s analysis, it appears working from home has been key to relieving Atlanta’s stress. In 2020, the city was No. 38 for work stress, but dropped all the way to No. 126 this year.
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