June 10, 2016 Comments Off on What Makes a City Favorable? Views: 616 Bay Area, California News, Los Angeles, National News, New York News, Northeast, Oregon, West

What Makes a City Favorable?

There are many things to consider when moving to a new city. To find out what aspects matter most, Abodo surveyed 2,000 people born between 1982 and 1998 to determine what it is that millennials seek when settling down in a particular location.

Ranking importance on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the most important), here’s the top five factors, with the full list and more findings at the jump:

  1. A thriving job market – 8.19
  2. Affordable rent – 7.94
  3. Affordable home prices – 7.55
  4. Parks or hiking trails – 6.52
  5. Restaurants (non-chain) – 6.49

Millennials also ranked the “perfect city” with the top 5 listed below:

  1. New York City
  2. San Francisco
  3. Seattle
  4. Portland
  5. Los Angeles

Read More at Abodo


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