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America: Where Are You Moving From?

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On June 16, 2010 @ 11:47 am In Economy,Travel | Comments Disabled

Cool interactive map from Forbes.com [1], looking at the cities Americans are moving to- — and from.

Forbes doesn’t go into the qualitative factors, but one would imagine it includes things like employment opportunities, social options, housing costs, taxes, etc.

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Manhattan: Young people move in, older marrieds move out

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click thru for Detroit, LA and Seattle

Detroit: (Everyone Out of the Pool!)

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Seattle: So that’s Where everyone else went!

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Los Angeles: Last person out of Cali please turn off the lights!

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And for those of you who blame high California taxes for their exodus, how do you explain Miami ?

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URLs in this post:

[1] Forbes.com: http://www.forbes.com/2010/06/04/migration-moving-wealthy-interactive-counties-map.html

[2] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/NYC.png

[3] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/detroit.png

[4] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/Seattle.png

[5] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/LA.png

[6] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/Miami.png

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