Poll finds many Bay Area residents, especially millennials, are thinking of leaving
Many residents of the San Francisco Bay Area, though arguably living in one of the most beautiful regions in the world and home to a rich culture and booming tech industry, feel they can no longer stay.
According to the Bay Area Council’s 2017 public opinion survey, 40 percent of participants say they are considering leaving in the next few years.
The poll found that the three biggest problems are cost of living, housing, and traffic.
46% of millennials lead the demographic in wanting to leave.