Top 10 cities where adults live with their parents

Depending on where you live, it might be more or less common for people to live with other adults.

Cost of living and employment opportunities may be the biggest indicators of whether people choose to live with roommates or with their parents.

According to an annual report by MagnifyMoney, it is most common for adults aged 25 to 40 to live with their parents in these cities:

  • Riverside, California
  • Miami, Florida
  • Los Angeles, California
  • San Antonio, Texas
  • Memphis, Tennessee
  • New York, New York
  • Providence, Rhode Island
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Orlando, Florida
  • New Orleans, Louisiana

This is the second year in a row Riverside claimed the top spot. About 29.4% of non-students ages 25 to 40 live with their parents in the city.

In Miami, 29% of adults in the same age group live with parents, and 27.2% of adults in Los Angeles live with their parents.

According to the report, more adult men than women live with their parents, and about 20% of all adults living with their parents in the top 10 cities have children of their own.

Conversely, the cities with the fewest adults in the same age range who live with parents are as follows:

  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Seattle, Washington
  • Denver, Colorado
  • Portland, Oregon
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Columbus, Ohio
  • Austin, Texas
  • Kansas City, Missouri

Minneapolis and Raleigh both reported the lowest percentage, 12.1%, of adults aged 25 to 40 who live with their parents.

See the full report here.