Recent Chicago Transplants On Why They Moved Here

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Pilsen is a Chicago neighborhood recognized for some of its murals. Señor Codo / Flickr
chicago neighborhoods_Pilsen_latino
Pilsen is a Chicago neighborhood recognized for some of its murals. Señor Codo / Flickr

Recent Chicago Transplants On Why They Moved Here

As Chicago continues to shed residents, we’ve heard a lot of reasons why they’re saying adieu. The weather. Gun violence. The state budget crisis. Chicago Public Schools. The list goes on.

In 2015, we lost more residents than any other major city or region in the country. Nevertheless, people are moving to Chicago. We chat with recent transplants about why they moved to town and how they’re liking things so far.