13 Shocking Facts About Northern California That Could Make You Want To Move

Northern Californians are in love with our spot on the map. But every once in a while we get stuck in traffic, or actually read the local news and wonder, ‘what in the world is going on?’ For most of us here, we think life is the same pretty much everywhere. Doesn’t every big city have to pay a 10% additional restaurant tax for their homeless like we do when we visit San Francisco? Apparently, when we make a point to seriously talk to our out-of-state friends we discover that isn’t the case.

Warning: Read at your own risk!

Here are a few sobering facts that are making a lot of folks in our neighborhoods pack their bags and get out of dodge.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Northern California doesn’t differ much in this area than our Southern California sister. We’re all a part of the same situation. While we have a lot to be thankful for around these parts, if we’re staying in Northern California for the culture and the weather let’s just hope a job and a home are a part of that plan.


What about you? What is it about this part of the state that makes you want to move? Where would you move to?