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15 States Americans Don't Want To Live In Anymore

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18. What's Not To Love About California
Trust me, there's a lot to love about California. There are mountains, beaches, redwood forests, and deserts. Natural diversity isn't driving people out of California, and neither is the weather. But for many, California is just too crowded, too polluted, and too expensive. On top of that, people leave because of earthquakes, and recently, they are leaving due to the massive fires taking their toll on the state. 

As if that isn't reason enough, 2020 has shown us that many tech jobs can now be done remotely, making it easy for people to leave the state for a lower cost of living while keeping their high-paying jobs.