Just Graduated? Move to Pennsylvania

By CareerFOXBusiness

According to a new report from Trulia and LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD), three of the top ten cities for recent graduates are in Pennsylvania. For recent graduates, it's about balancing strong wages with affordable housing and job availability.

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In fact, Pittsburgh ranks as the number city for recent graduates, followed by Montgomery-Bucks-Chester County in sixth and Philadelphia in eighth.

Pittsburgh has the highest ranking as Trulia found that over 5% of its population is recent graduates, and approximately 92% of its housing stock is affordable for young workers. As well, LinkedIn found that it has a wealth of job opportunities for recent grads.

Both Montgomery-Bucks-Chester County and Philadelphia have large stockpiles of affordable housing (83% and 91% respectively) along with roughly 5% of their populations being recent grads.

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