What kind of people take part in Remote Year?

The short answer: all kinds of people can be found in Remote Year communities.  

The long answer: current Remotes range in age from 21-64.  The average age of Remotes is 30 and people from almost 40 countries are currently participating in Remote Year.  You can see what people are saying about Remote Year here, and you can meet many of the different people currently doing Remote Year here.
 

Faces of Remote Year
Remotes at a table

This year will be different, and so will every year after it.