California 🌴 Shrinks?
Updated: May 4
When I moved to San Francisco from Detroit back in 1985 the state's population was 27.1 million people. Today it's 39.8 million. 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐠𝐫𝐞𝐰 📈 𝐚𝐧𝐧𝐮𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐲 𝐛𝐲 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝟑𝟔𝟐,𝟎𝟎𝟎 𝐩𝐞𝐨𝐩𝐥𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝟑𝟓 𝐲𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐬❗ In relative perspective, the geographically massive neighbor-nation to our north, Canada 🍁, has a population of 37.6 million.
But 𝘾𝙖𝙡𝙞𝙛𝙤𝙧𝙣𝙞𝙖 𝙘𝙤𝙣𝙩𝙧𝙖𝙘𝙩𝙚𝙙 slightly last year. Could this be a trend caused by the state's housing 🏡 crisis? Learn for yourself via this insightful article from the 𝐀𝐬𝐬𝐨𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬. Learn more [+]
FILE - This Dec. 21, 2018, file photo shows homes stacked up on a hillside in Santa Clarita, Calif. An estimate released Friday, May 1, 2020, by the California Department of Finance said that more people are leaving California than moving in, evidence of the toll the state's housing crisis is taking as the world's fifth largest economy inches toward 40 million people. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)