Little evidence of a widespread deurbanization trend | Visa


Deurbanization or the great reshuffle?

Higher-cost metro areas could suffer for a while as lower-cost areas present new opportunities for merchants and issuers.

A bar chart showing a net migration of 2.99 million movers to the suburbs in 2020. See image description.
A bar chart showing a net migration of 2.99 million. movers to the suburbs in 2020, while migration into city centers and non-metro areas decreased by 2.01 mil. and 15,000 respectively.