22 Jun 2011 6 am eastern

Many Black New Yorkers Are Moving to the South – NYTimes.com

THE ECONOMIC DOWNTURN has propelled a striking demographic shift: black New Yorkers, including many who are young and college educated, are heading south.

About 17 percent of the African-Americans who moved to the South from other states in the past decade came from New York, far more than from any other state, according to census data.

Many Black New Yorkers Are Moving to the South – NYTimes.com

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2 Responses to “Many Black New Yorkers Are Moving to the South – NYTimes.com”

  1. Sco-T said on

    ~~~~~~~~~
    So long!

  2. jdcllns said on

    They are more than welcome here!

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