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"Cities erupt in youthquake: Millennials swell populations," USA Today, May 23, 2013

Posted: May 23, 2013

"Cities erupt in youthquake: Millennials swell populations," USA Today, May 23, 2013 "Urban America is recovering faster than more remote, more rural places," said Robert Lang, a professor of urban affairs at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Lang said urban areas appeal to Millennials (those born from about 1982 to 2001) "in part because they haven't seen cities in crisis. They missed the riots of the 1960s, the urban decline of the 1970s and the crack epidemic of the 1980s. "If you're a kid born in 1993 or 1992 and you're in college now, you're looking around the country thinking about where you want to move ... you've seen fairly ... tranquil cities, in relative terms to what their history was." Full Text: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2013/05/23/census-cities-populations-...
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