CNBC is out with a report ranking the 10 best states for remote work. In order they are: 

1 North Dakota

2 Nebraska

3 Minnesota

4 Colorado – tie 

4 Kansas -tie 
6 Idaho

7 Iowa – tie 

7 Tennessee – tie 

9 Washington

10 Illinois

The rankings were based on Broadband access, home price appreciation, effective tax rate and business rankings among others.

“To determine America’s Top States for Remote Work, we put the states through 15 metrics derived from the same data sources as our 2021 America’s Top States for Business study.

We considered factors including broadband connectivity, electrical grid reliability, health and health care, sustainability in the face of climate change, environmental quality, inclusiveness, the housing market, cost of living, and the tax burden.”