Special Report

40 Places Young People Are Moving

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10. Coryell County, Texas
> Commuting zone: Killeen-Temple, TX
> Young adults who arrived last year: 4.3% of population
> Median age: 31.4 years (6.8 less than U.S.)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 15.1%
> Unemployment rate: 4.5%

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9. Hoke County, North Carolina
> Commuting zone: Fayetteville, NC
> Young adults who arrived last year: 4.5% of population
> Median age: 32.2 years (6.0 less than U.S.)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 17.8%
> Unemployment rate: 5.3%

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8. Liberty County, Georgia
> Commuting zone: Hinesville, GA
> Young adults who arrived last year: 4.6% of population
> Median age: 27.9 years (10.3 less than U.S.)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 18.9%
> Unemployment rate: 4.5%

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7. Broomfield County, Colorado
> Commuting zone: Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO
> Young adults who arrived last year: 4.9% of population
> Median age: 37.9 years (0.3 less than U.S.)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 52.5%
> Unemployment rate: 2.7%

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6. Charlottesville, Virginia
> Commuting zone: Charlottesville, VA
> Young adults who arrived last year: 5.4% of population
> Median age: 30.6 years (7.6 less than U.S.)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 50.0%
> Unemployment rate: 3.0%