Category: Millennials

New Census Data Finds Millennials Moving to the Suburbs

Census data released last week finds that urban growth is slowing down, and the millennial population is increasingly leaving big cities for suburbs or smaller metros.

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Where Workers Salaries Go the Furthest – It’s Not Where You’d Think

New research finds which cities are the best to live in based on workers’ salaries versus cost of living.

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Research Finds Where College Grads are Living and Where The College Grad Population is Growing

Source: U.S. Census (David H. Montgomery/CityLab)

While some of the cities with the highest number of college graduates are easy to guess, the cities where college grads are growing is more surprising.

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How to Make Cities Work for Everyone

Cities are increasingly catering to wealthy, college-educated workers and their millennial preferences over the needs of people of color and families, but we can take steps to make cities more diverse and family-friendly.

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Millennials in Manufacturing

A millennial’s view of the manufacturing industry isn’t always a positive one – the work is repetitive, the facility is dirty, the work isn’t challenging, etc. Manufacturers today are trying to change that perspective and are excited about what millennials can bring to the manufacturing industry.

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Which Metros are Winning the War for Talent?

By Amy Holloway, Avalanche Consulting President & CEO

Which metros are growing their workforce and which are falling behind? With so many communities engaged in talent attraction and retention campaigns, we’ve been curious about who is actually succeeding, especially when it comes to increasing their supply of Millennials.

Our newly released interactive Headlight map answers this burning question. By clicking on the link, you can explore the top 10 and bottom 10 metros for population growth by age cohort, year, and time period. Continue reading “Which Metros are Winning the War for Talent?”