Oregon is one of only a dozen states where the majority of its residents aren't from there. Each year thousands of 20-somethings move to Portland.Read the full article here.
The city's entire population is growing, but Portland is still about 80 percent white, making it one of the most homogeneous metropolitan cities in the country.
Many of the migrants don't have jobs, kids or a mortgage. So why do they keep coming?
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"In recessions, Portland tends to see population growth, even as we lose jobs," Kaylor says. "So one of the reasons we have that higher unemployment rate is because people do continue to move here even as jobs disappear."
Is this the recipe Mayor Mallory is using to repopulate Cincinnati?