Which Cities Get to Work Latest

According to recent data, employees in some cities arrive at work later than others.

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Do American workers start work at different times depending on which city they live in? Possibly. DataLab analyzed data from the American Community Survey to determine the median start times for workers in various cities. Click through to see which cities may be sleeping in later than others.
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New York City
nNew York City has a median start of 8:24 a.m.
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San Jose
nThe median start time for workers in San Jose, Calif. is 8:21 a.m.
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San Francisco
nSan Francisco starts work at a median time of 8:17 a.m.
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Miami
nMiami has a median start time of 8:14 a.m.
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Boston
nBoston's median start time is 8:11 a.m.
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Washington D.C.
nIn Washington D.C., the median start time is 8:07 a.m.
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Orlando
nIn Orlando, the median worker begins at 8:07 a.m.
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Philadelphia
nIn Philadelphia, the median start time is 8:05 a.m.
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Detroit
nIn Detroit, Mich. the median start time is 8:05 a.m.
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Los Angeles
nLos Angeles, Calif. has a median start time of 8:05 a.m.
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Atlanta
nAtlanta's median start time is 8:03 a.m.
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Austin
nIn Austin, Texas the media worker starts at 8:03 a.m.
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Las Vegas
nThe median worker in Las Vegas begins at 8:03 a.m.
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Chicago
nThe median worker in Chicago begins at 8:02 a.m.
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Baltimore
nIn Baltimore, Md., the median worker begins at 8:00 a.m.
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Columbus
nIn Columbus, Ohio the median worker begins at 7:59 a.m.
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Sacramento
nIn Sacramento, Calif., the median worker begins at 7:58 a.m.
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Pittsburgh
nPittsburgh, Pa. has a median start time of 7:57 a.m.
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Seattle
nThe median worker in Seattle begins at 7:57 a.m.
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Portland
nThe median worker in Portland, Ore. also starts at 7:57 a.m.
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Charlotte
nIn Charlotte, N.C., the median worker begins at 7:56 a.m.
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Dallas
nDallas, Texas has a median start time of 7:55 a.m.
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Denver
nIn Denver, Colo., the median worker begins at 7:55 a.m.
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Minneapolis
nIn Minneapolis, Minn. the median worker begins at 7:54 a.m.
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Indianapolis
nIndianapolis has a median start time of 7:54 a.m.
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San Diego
nSan Diego, Calif. has a median start time is 7:51 a.m.
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St. Louis
nIn St. Louis, Mo. the median start time is 7:50 a.m.
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San Antonio
nIn San Antonio, Texas the median start time is 7:47 a.m.
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Phoenix
nIn Phoenix, Ariz., the median start time is 7:45 a.m.
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Houston
nThe median worker in Houston, Texas begins at 7:45 a.m.
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United States
nThe median arrival time for the United States was 7:55 a.m.
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