News

Columbus 21st “hardest-working” U.S. city

Columbus 21st “hardest-working” U.S. city

/Photo Credit: Rod Berry/Ohio Stock Photography

COLUMBUS, Ohio – If it feels like you’re putting in a lot of hours at work, maybe you are, but it could be worse: You could be in Sacramento, Omaha or Las Vegas.

Those cities all ranked higher on a list of America’s 50 hardest-working cities, according to the consumer website Locality.com.

Columbus ranked No. 21 on the list, with the average worker turning in 60.04 hours per week, according to the analysis of the average number of hours that local businesses are open each week with an emphasis on service businesses like dry cleaners and hair salons.

The website allows consumers to compare prices, availability and reviews on over local services.

Workers in the Big Apple put in the longest work weeks at 65.91 hours, followed by Las Vegas (64.61 hours), Boston (63.49), Los Angeles (62.85) and San Jose (62.59).

Weather Watch Sponsored By

Ohio Heating

OhioHeating125

Schedule an appointment today – (614) 863-6666

Featured Events

  • No events
  • News

    in Entertainment

    Robin Williams’ image cannot be used for 25 years

    Fresh
    Actor and comedian Robin Williams poses during a press tour promoting his new movie "License To Wed" in Santa Monica, Calif., Friday, June 15, 2007.

    The "Mrs. Doubtfire" stare will not appear in any form of publicity until 2039.

    in Lifestyle

    Amazon wants to help you get your housework done

    A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

    Amazon is offering to help get your chores done, with listings for everything from housecleaning to goat grazing.

    in Music, Entertainment

    The best moments from the Roast of Justin Bieber

    bieber

    The newly-legal "Baby" hitmaker got roasted with brutal insults, but in the end, he got the last laugh.