The Top 5 Cities Attracting Millennials @Forbes

Numbering 77 million, millennials – those aged 25-34 – make up one-fourth of the U.S. population. These young professionals are drawn to big cities like NYC, San Francisco, LA, DC and Chicago by jobs, night life and good food, but often find they can’t afford to live there. According to the U.S. Census, median income for millennials working full-time, year-round in 2013 was a mere $33,883, putting big city rents well outside their budgets.

In lieu of living directly in these cities, millennials are moving to up-and-coming neighborhoods that have lower rents, direct access to the big cities, and a trendy atmosphere of their own.

Read all about it at http://www.forbes.com/sites/navathwal/2015/03/02/why-millennials-are-leaving-san-francisco-and-new-york/

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