Is it a new year, new you? For many, that means ditching their spouses,
as January is the most common month where people file for divorce. The
though processes is simple — it’s a new year, so it’s
time to make a change. Is your city one of the top-25 top divorcing, a
sign that you’re not alone? MooseRoots, a company that bills itself
as a Genealogy Research Engine, went and found out.
Using statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau and the National Historic
Geographic Information System, MooseRoots calculated the percent change
of each state’s divorced population between 1970 and 2010. They
produced long-term projections, but also did some current trend data diving
and found the 25 cities that had the largest percent change in divorced
population from year-to-year.
The top three are: Virginia Beach, VA, Buffalo, NY and Plano, TX.
To see if your citiy made the list, hit the link below.
25 cities where divorce is on the rise (Fox2News)