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40 Places Young People Are Moving

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30. Monongalia County, West Virginia
> Municipality in county: Morgantown
> Young adults who arrived in 2017: 8.5% of population
> Median age: 31.2 years (7.1 yrs less than U.S.)
> Median home value: $178,200
> Unemployment rate: 4.2%

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29. Hampshire County, Massachusetts
> Municipality in county: Northampton
> Young adults who arrived in 2017: 8.5% of population
> Median age: 36.5 years (1.8 yrs less than U.S.)
> Median home value: $272,700
> Unemployment rate: 3.1%

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28. Comanche County, Oklahoma
> Municipality in county: Lawton
> Young adults who arrived in 2017: 8.6% of population
> Median age: 33.1 years (5.2 yrs less than U.S.)
> Median home value: $125,600
> Unemployment rate: 3.8%

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27. Orange County, North Carolina
> Municipality in county: Chapel Hill
> Young adults who arrived in 2017: 8.7% of population
> Median age: 34.6 years (3.7 yrs less than U.S.)
> Median home value: $283,000
> Unemployment rate: 4.0%

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26. Douglas County, Kansas
> Municipality in county: Lawrence
> Young adults who arrived in 2017: 8.7% of population
> Median age: 29.5 years (8.8 yrs less than U.S.)
> Median home value: $188,100
> Unemployment rate: 3.1%

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