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15 States Americans Don't Want To Live In Anymore

6. What's Not To Love About Illinois
Illinois is right smack dab in the middle of the United States. It's one of the plains states, with vast expanses of flat land. And snow. And wind. And if you have ever been to Chicago, you also know about the lake effect

People are leaving Illinois in "droves," according to Governing: "Illinois’ predicament is a perfect storm of declining manufacturing, stagnant immigration, declining birth rates, young people leaving for college and never coming back, long-standing economic discrimination against black residents, high housing costs, and the continued draw of residents to the Sun Belt."