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|Buffalo: Your new hipster paradise.|
Looking for the young, fabulous people ready to make their mark on the big city?
Forget Brooklyn. It's all about Buffalo now.
At least, that's what this City Observatory report, picked up by the New York Times, suggests. Since 2000, Buffalo has seen a 34 percent spike in the number of recent college grads moving to the Queen City. Buffalo's growth rate for 25- to 34-year-olds came in seventh, after cities like Houston, Nashville, and Portland. Sister cool cities Baltimore and Pittsburgh have seen 32 percent and 29 percent increases, respectively.
And New York? The capital of the hip, the creative, the hungry?
This city's college-educated 25- to 34-year-old population has increased by just 25 percent over the same amount of time. More »