Special Report

40 Places Young People Are Moving

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30. Onslow County, North Carolina
> Commuting zone: Jacksonville, NC
> Young adults who arrived last year: 3.4% of population
> Median age: 26.8 years (11.4 less than U.S.)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 19.5%
> Unemployment rate: 4.6%

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29. Bradford County, Florida
> Commuting zone: N/A
> Young adults who arrived last year: 3.4% of population
> Median age: 41.4 years (3.2 more than U.S.)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 11.8%
> Unemployment rate: 3.6%

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28. Dale County, Alabama
> Commuting zone: Ozark, AL
> Young adults who arrived last year: 3.4% of population
> Median age: 37.3 years (0.9 less than U.S.)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 16.1%
> Unemployment rate: 5.2%

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27. Liberty County, Texas
> Commuting zone: Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX
> Young adults who arrived last year: 3.5% of population
> Median age: 36.7 years (1.5 less than U.S.)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 10.0%
> Unemployment rate: 6.3%

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26. Christian County, Kentucky
> Commuting zone: Clarksville, TN-KY
> Young adults who arrived last year: 3.5% of population
> Median age: 28.8 years (9.4 less than U.S.)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 16.7%
> Unemployment rate: 6.5%

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