When times get tough, the tough get going. As the recession persists, more Americans are fleeing these industrial cities.
Going, Going, Gone.
When times get tough, where do the tough get going? The answer, according to the latest U.S. Census figures, is away from historic manufacturing regions where a still-sluggish economy has driven folks to flee. Rust Belt and hurricane-ravaged Gulf Coast metro areas make up the top 10 list of cities experiencing the steepest population declines since 2000. Photo Credit: renaissancechambara