8 April 2011

“Living downtown is becoming increasingly appealing to college-educated 20- and 30-somethings” according to the International Business Times.  “In two-thirds of the country’s 51 largest cities, the college-educated population in the past decade has grown twice as fast within 3 miles of urban centers when compared to the rest of the metro area …”

Read the whole story here.



  1. This article tells the same story but with maps:


    I think we are seeing the results of an established pioneer migration that will become more obvious over the next few years.

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