Peacefulness: No. 3
Cost of Living Index: 71.79
Austria’s government offers information on relocating, including permanent immigration and working.
Once you’re past the red tape, you can enjoy this land of tradition and culture. The country’s location in Europe — Austria shares borders with eight countries — can’t be beat.
Says the U.S. Embassy in Austria:
“Rents for unfurnished apartments in Vienna or other major cities and towns may vary between $700 and $3,000 up per month for a two-bedroom apartment with bathroom and kitchen (utilities not included).”