This heat map displays county housing markets based on the percentage increase or decrease in the millennial population and baby boomer population between 2007 and 2013. Displayed is the percentage change in baby boomers; use the drop down above the legend to switch to the same information on millennials.
For this analysis, the baby boomer generation is defined as someone who was born between the years of 1945 to 1964. The millennial generation is defined as someone who was born between the years 1977 to 1992. Read the complete methodology in our full report on this topic, titled Millennials Moving to Markets with Jobs, Baby Boomers Downsizing to Lower-Cost Markets.