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Prior to COVID-19, Urban Core Counties in the U.S. Were Gaining Vitality on Key Measures


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Kim Parker, Director, Social Trends Research Juliana Horowitz, Associate Director, Research Richard Fry, Senior Economist Deja Thomas, Research Assistant Tanya Arditi, Communications Manager Michael Keegan, Senior Information Graphics Designer Travis Mitchell, Copy Editor and Digital Producer David Kent, Senior Copy Editor




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