Monthly Archives: July 2013

No Spring Chicken: O.C.’s Changing Demographics

On June 27, Dowell Myers, professor of urban planning and demography, University of Southern California, spoke at the Initiative Council Roundtable event held at the Costa Mesa Wyndham hotel. Professor Myers spoke about the loss of young professionals in Orange County and how this changing demographic shift affects real estate and the overall economic balance in Orange County. According to Professor Myers, Orange County has been gradually losing the number of its young professional workforce since the 1990’s. The number of 18-44 year olds in Orange County has declined over … Read More

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