Lastly, the site picked communities in states a recent U.S. Census Bureau study identified as the top relocation destinations for Americans. Click below for an alphabetical rundown of the five cities Move recommends for Gen Y'ers. Median property prices refer to asking prices on Realtor.com as of May and exclude mobile homes. Average rents reflect listings on Rentbit.coms, and local jobless rates are U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics figures as of May.
Gen Y'ers will also appreciate Athens' low 6.5% jobless rate, $804-a-month average rent and $174,900 median home price. Realtor.com lists some 1,200 properties for sale there. Prices range from $18,900 for a bank-owned two-bedroom condo to $3.5 million for an 11-acre estate.
There are some 4,600 Dallas houses and condos listed for sale on Realtor.com, priced from $14,900 for a three-bedroom bank-owned home to $29.5 million for a 10-acre estate.