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Old 05-04-2018, 07:34 AM
 
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I would have to disagree here having lived in Philadelphia for 10 years. There really isn't that much of a visible black professional population in Philly even though it is a minority-majority city, most Blacks tend to be lower middle class or the working/not working poor. On the other hand a city like Baltimore for instance does in fact have a sizable/visible population of Black professionals with a similar urban vibe.
Metro Baltimore has a higher educational attainment rate for Blacks than metro Philadelphia, but Philadelphia has a larger population of degreed Blacks than Baltimore as it is a larger city and metro. From my perspective, while Philadelphia doesn't have the sizable Black professional population of cities like DC, Atlanta, Houston, etc., it has a slightly more visible Black professional population than Baltimore due to the fact that a lot of professional Blacks in metro Baltimore live and are employed in the suburbs whereas in metro Philly, more of the professional Black population at least works in the city. The fact that the core of Philadelphia is a lot healthier than the core of Baltimore plays a lot into the visibility factor.
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Old 05-04-2018, 09:10 PM
 
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Hey I'm 25 currently living in Cincinnati. I'm looking to move in a couple of months mainly because this place sucks. And I've exhausted the what I needed to gain from my employer. I'm originally from Charlotte so my take on cincy as you can iminage is short. However I not looking to move back home yet.

I'm single work dude working in finance and looking for a vibrant city with a high number of other young professionals. (Decent # black professionals needed)
Need
great food
frequent concerts
Hot girls
An apartment under $1500
What about Memphis, Tennessee?
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