Cities Americans Are Abandoning

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45. Norwich-New London, CT
> Population decrease due to migration, 2010-2017: -7,365
> Population change, 2010-2017: -1.8% (274,059 to 269,033)
> Natural growth, 2010-2017: 19,518 births, 17,252 deaths
> Median home value: $242,000

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44. Fresno, CA
> Population decrease due to migration, 2010-2017: -7,571
> Population change, 2010-2017: +6.3% (930,495 to 989,255)
> Natural growth, 2010-2017: 113,926 births, 47,252 deaths
> Median home value: $238,100

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43. Macon-Bibb County, GA
> Population decrease due to migration, 2010-2017: -7,877
> Population change, 2010-2017: -1.5% (232,286 to 228,914)
> Natural growth, 2010-2017: 21,752 births, 17,233 deaths
> Median home value: $122,000

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42. Anchorage, AK
> Population decrease due to migration, 2010-2017: -8,464
> Population change, 2010-2017: +5.3% (380,821 to 400,888)
> Natural growth, 2010-2017: 43,973 births, 15,756 deaths
> Median home value: $299,700

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41. Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ
> Population decrease due to migration, 2010-2017: -8,476
> Population change, 2010-2017: -2.6% (156,628 to 152,538)
> Natural growth, 2010-2017: 14,926 births, 10,604 deaths
> Median home value: $165,900