4. Arkansas: Internet
Arkansas has the worst internet in the nation, making it a tough state to work remotely from. In 2020, Arkansas was ranked the fourth worst state to work from home, just ahead of Mississippi, Hawaii, and Alaska. The ranking was based on a study conducted by WalletHub, and the site looked at factors like internet costs, cybersecurity, and how crowded homes were. Among these factors, Arkansas was ranked as 50th for "Households’ Internet Access" and 47th for "Share of Population Working from Home (pre-COVID-19)".